Safeguarding people who self-neglect: what works?

30/03/2021 15:30 - 16:30

The seminar will draw on research and findings from safeguarding adult reviews to identify and explore the evidence-base for best practice with people who self-neglect.

Learning points:

  • Identify key messages from research.
  • Identify the key findings from safeguarding adult reviews.
  • Present the evidence-base for positive practice in relation to direct work with individuals, the work of the team around the person, organisational support for the team, and governance.

Michael Preston-Shoot, professor emeritus (social work), University of Bedfordshire