Self-neglect guidance

This document contains information regarding concerns about adults who self-neglect.

It addresses what self-neglect is, why it matters and provides information in relation to safeguarding.

Within the document there is a flowchart that illustrates the steps to take if there are concerns about a person who may be self-neglecting or is at risk of doing so.

It also provides information on what to do if there are concerns about a child in the household of an adult who may be self-neglecting.

Download the guidance on self-neglect