Lincolnshire Safeguarding Adults Board brings together the police, local councils, health organisations, care providers and third sector organisations to make sure safeguarding policies, procedures and working practice are effective in supporting and protecting adults at risk.
Acting within the framework of law and statutory guidance the prime consideration is to fulfil multi-agency responsibilities in relation to the protection of adults at risk from abuse and neglect.
The Board’s objective is to improve local safeguarding arrangements and ensure partnerships act to help and protect adults at risk of experiencing neglect or abuse. Safeguarding adults is everybody's responsibility, and the board supports it's agency partners in ensuring that its workforce are clear about their roles and responsibilities around safeguarding adults.
For more information about Lincolnshire's Safeguarding Adults Board, visit www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/lsab