Question and answer
Identify national policies and local systems that relate to safeguarding and protection from abuse.
Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility and all staff who, during the course of their employment have direct or indirect contact with children and families and vulnerable adults, [ or who have access to information about them, have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. There is a duty on organisations
to make appropriate arrangements to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. Also government guidance makes it clear that it is a shared responsibility, and depends upon effective joint working between agencies and professionals that have different roles and expertise. The statutory inquiry into the death of Victoria Climbié and the first joint Chief Inspectors report on safeguarding children highlighted the lack of priority status given to safeguarding. The government response to these findings included the Green Paper Every Child Matters and the provisions in the Children Act 2004. Section 11 of the Children Act 2004 places a duty on all agencies to make arrangements to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. The Health and Social Care Act 2008 also places statutory duties on organisations and individuals. Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults is not just the province of those working directly with these groups of people. ]
Expert answered|sooryaku1|Points 10|
Question
Asked 10/24/2012 10:56:42 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
xplain the roles of different agencies in safeguarding and protecting individuals from abuse.
Weegy: Care provider such as Home Care Agency. Medical professionals such as GP, A&E staff, nurses, doctors: they can examine, diagnose & treat, [ they can record: this can include photographic evidence. An Expert Witness: this is a specialist within a subject such as paediatris, geriatrics, psychiatrics. The local authority Social Services dept would carry out an assessment of needs, this would include any unpaid carer of ... (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/24/2012 11:38:48 AM
0 Answers/Comments
17,093,040 questions answered
Popular Conversations
How many solutions does the equation |3x + 7| = –4 ...
Weegy: |2x + 1| > 5 2x + 1 > 5 or 2x + 1 4 or 2x 2 or x User: Which value of x is in the solution set of 2|x – 3| < ...
8/20/2014 4:10:36 PM| 3 Answers
Express as ordinary numbers. 8.97 x 10-3 0.0897 0.00897 8,970
Weegy: 68.047
8/20/2014 6:40:43 AM| 2 Answers
Evaluate -4|-4|.
8/20/2014 11:05:19 AM| 2 Answers
What is cartography?
Weegy: Cartography is the study and practice of making maps. User: What is hegemony?
8/20/2014 11:48:44 AM| 2 Answers
One of the major techniques of parody is incongruity, or ...
Weegy: One of the major techniques of parody is incongruity, or __b. pairings that don't belong together ... According ...
8/20/2014 1:45:45 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
P
C
Points 1758 [Total 23358]| Ratings 2| Comments 1738| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
Points 1349 [Total 5325]| Ratings 5| Comments 1299| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
Points 1204 [Total 8911]| Ratings 2| Comments 1184| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
C
P
C
1
L
L
Points 1203 [Total 14817]| Ratings 7| Comments 1133| Invitations 0|Online
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 1061 [Total 16088]| Ratings 2| Comments 1041| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 840 [Total 18411]| Ratings 0| Comments 840| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
Points 428 [Total 4992]| Ratings 0| Comments 428| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 375 [Total 11036]| Ratings 1| Comments 365| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 246 [Total 246]| Ratings 1| Comments 226| Invitations 1|Offline
S
Points 217 [Total 228]| Ratings 3| Comments 157| Invitations 3|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.