Northumberland SAB

Welcome and Introduction

These multi-agency Policy and Procedures are intended for use by all practitioners, volunteers, services and partner agencies in Northumberland.

Safeguarding Adults Board Multi-Agency Policy and Procedures

The section Safeguarding Adults Board Multi-Agency Policy and Procedures includes;

  • Safeguarding Adults Core procedures;
  • Safeguarding Adults practice guidance;
  • Learning and Improvement.

Contacts and Practice Resources

The Contacts and Practice Resources section contains all of the local processes, documents and internet/intranet links to support effective implementation of the procedures. It also houses a range of national practice guidance for good safeguarding practice.

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Provide feedback

To report any issues or suggest improvements to the procedures or, Contacts and Practice Resources, please contact Emma Benaims (


Find out about the latest amendments to this site here: Amendments

Children's Safeguarding Procedures

Anyone working across both children's and adult services can use this link to access the North and South of Tyne Safeguarding Children Partnership Procedures.


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