Safeguarding Children and Adults Policy and guidance (GP Template)

Author:  Nicola Mitchell, Deputy Designated Professional Safeguarding Adults, Sheffield ICB

Published Date: May 2023

Date to Review:  April 2025

Guidance Description: A children and adult safeguarding policy and guidance template that can be used by GP practices. 

The aim of this protocol is to provide GPs with a concise document that provides them with information that is needed to manage a situation where a child or adult at risk needs safeguarding and where to obtain advice and support.