If you are worried about a vulnerable adult in Hillingdon please call Hillingdon Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 01895 556 633
Hillingdon SAB has a range of roles and statutory functions including developing local safeguarding policy and procedures and scrutinising local arrangements.
Identifying risk should involve a balanced, proportionate approach which looks at acceptable/unacceptable levels of risk, taking into account the view of the adult and their family or advocate as well as those of professionals.
All Safeguarding concerns should be raised through Hillingdon Social Care Direct
The Mental Capacity Act outlines five statutory principles that underpin the work with adults who may lack mental capacity.
On 19th March 2014 the Supreme Court introduced a judgement stating that an 'Acid Test' should be carried out to determine whether people are being deprived of their liberty.
Hillingdon SAB have provided a list of relevant links to services, advice and support for vulnerable adults and professionals.
Worried about a vulnerable adult in Hillingdon? Please call Hillingdon multi-agency safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 01895 556 633