National Safeguarding Adults Week 2021

Safeguarding adults week is a nationwide campaign held by the Ann Craft Trust. The aim is to highlight safeguarding key issues, facilitate conversations and to raise awareness of safeguarding best practice.

Date: 15 - 21 November 2021
Location: Nationwide

This years' theme  is ‘creating safer cultures'. Each day will focus on a specific topic to facilitate conversations around the theme of creating safer cultures.

What will be covered over the week?

  • Monday - emotional abuse and safeguarding mental health
  • Tuesday - the power of language
  • Wednesday - digital safeguarding
  • Thursday - adult grooming and the Grooming and Exploitation Conference
  • Friday - creating safer organisational cultures
  • Saturday and Sunday - safeguarding and you

Support Safeguarding Adults Week in 5 ways

  1. sign up to receive your free safeguarding adults week resources from the Ann Craft Trust
  2. book onto Ann Craft Trust e-learning courses or the Ann Craft Trust Conference to develop your safeguarding knowledge
  3. share the free podcasts, posters and resources within your organisation, or create your own, to raise awareness of safeguarding issues
  4. use the hashtag #SafeguardingAdultsWeek on social media to tell the online community about your safeguarding initiatives
  5. learn how to recognise the signs of abuse and how to record and report your concerns