Safeguarding people who self-neglect: what works?

10/12/2021 15:30 - 16:30

This presentation 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.

It will enable you to:

  • 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 emirtus (social work), University of Bedfordshire