Question and answer
identify the national policies that set out requirements for safeguarding individuals
The experience of abuse and neglect is likely to have a significant impact on a person’s health and well being. By its very nature abuse – the misuse of power by one person over another – has a large impact on a person’s independence. [ Neglect can prevent a person who is dependent on others for their basic needs exercising choice and control over the fundamental aspects of their life and can
cause humiliation and loss of dignity. Adults who "may be eligible for community care services" are those whose independence and wellbeing would be at risk if they did not receive appropriate health and social care support. They include adults with physical, sensory and mental impairments and learning disabilities, howsoever those impairments have arisen e.g. whether present from birth or due to advancing age, chronic illness or injury. They also include carers: family and friends who provide personal assistance and care to adults on an unpaid basis. They are not a self-defined community, but a group that has been created by social policy. This document is based on the premise that when an adult in this group is experiencing abuse or neglect this will have a significant impact on their independence, health and wellbeing. If all adults were able to effectively access support to live safer lives at the time they needed it, there would be no need for policies and procedures aimed at addressing the needs of specific groups of people. However, the publication of ‘No Secrets’ was based on the premise that some groups of adults experience a higher prevalence of abuse and neglect than the general population and that they are also not easily able to access services to enable them to live safer lives. The work that has taken place since the publication of ‘No Secrets’ has confirmed that this is the case. ]
Expert answered|jher000|Points 4792|
Question
Asked 8/23/2011 9:11:52 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
what are the national policies set out requirments for safegaurding individuals
Weegy: You must be a U.S. [ [ citizen Be between the ages of 21 and 36 Have a bachelor's degree, or three years of qualifying experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience Have a valid drivers license with a good driving record Be in excellent physical condition: Fitness Standards for Men Fitness Standards for Women Complete a structured interview Must meet the Medical Qualifications Successfully complete a background investigation Undergo a rigorous 17-? week basic training program at the U.S. Marshals Service Training Academy in Glynco, GA ] ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 8/23/2011 9:17:58 AM
0 Answers/Comments
23,842,213 questions answered
Popular Conversations
The laws that established an official system of slavery in the ...
Weegy: The Slave Codes
2/4/2016 1:14:15 PM| 6 Answers
Both independent and dependent clauses express complete thoughts. ...
Weegy: Both have a subject and a verb!
2/4/2016 12:56:58 PM| 3 Answers
What is a primary source?
2/4/2016 7:25:49 AM| 2 Answers
A native, caribbean culture existed in Puerto Rico before the arrival ...
Weegy: A native, caribbean culture existed in Puerto Rico before the arrival of Columbus. -is True. User: What ...
2/4/2016 8:20:38 AM| 2 Answers
15+c2=96
2/4/2016 10:38:21 AM| 2 Answers
Chuck Yeager
2/4/2016 11:46:46 AM| 2 Answers
How do I simplify 5/10
Weegy: that's not possible! what do you need to know. [s] User: How to simplify 75/100
2/4/2016 2:50:15 PM| 2 Answers
What is a divide
2/4/2016 5:46:27 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
P
P
Points 142 [Total 949] Ratings 0 Comments 142 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 128 [Total 525] Ratings 0 Comments 128 Invitations 0 Offline
S
1
L
L
P
R
P
L
P
Points 96 [Total 11269] Ratings 0 Comments 96 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
Points 46 [Total 2114] Ratings 0 Comments 46 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 4 [Total 904] Ratings 0 Comments 4 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 4 [Total 4] Ratings 0 Comments 4 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 4 [Total 14] Ratings 0 Comments 4 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 2 [Total 2] Ratings 0 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 1] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 1 [Total 2] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)