ESAB Bulletin November 2020

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November 2020 Update


WHAT'S NEW?


Financial Abuse Event - resources now available

ESAB led on supporting National Safeguarding Adults Week this year, by hosting a Virtual Financial Abuse Event for professionals who work with adults.

A campaign to spread awareness to the public of the importance of reporting this type of abuse was also run over the seven days, via our social media accounts. 

Financial Abuse Event Resources

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ESAB Annual Report - now live

The Essex Safeguarding Adults Board Annual Report 2019 - 2020 can now be accessed on our website. The report has been developed in collaboration with our partner agencies and represents the work of the Board over the 2019-20 year period.

ESAB Annual Report 2019 - 2020

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SET Guidance - updates

The SET Staff Handbook & SET Guide to Developing a Safeguarding Policy have been updated and we advise that you replace any saved previous copies with the latest versions that can be found and downloaded on our website.

New SET Staff Handbook & SET Guide to Developing a Safeguarding Policy

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LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT


Training updates


Courses - 2021

Training currently offered by ESAB

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*NEW* Stay Safe Webinars - Book your place today!

Following the cancellation of the Violence and Vulnerability Conference in March due to Covid restrictions we are excited to announce four new Stay Safe Webinars. There are multiple dates available for each topic. Webinars will all be run on Microsoft Teams throughout January, February and March 2021. They are free to attend but a charge will be made for non-attendance.

  • Safeguarding in a desensitised world (CYP First)
  • Psychology of the offender (Zoe Lodrick)
  • Understanding gangs and criminal exploitation (Craig Pinkney)
  • Exploitation and the transition into adulthood (NWG)

More information and booking on the ESCB website.


PARTNER UPDATES


Flu vaccination experiences in Essex

Healthwatch are gathering information on how this winter’s flu vaccination campaign is working for the people of Essex. They are looking for local people to talk to about their experiences before the consultation ends on the 31st December. 

Further Information 

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DA Awareness Week

Following the launch of SETDAB’s Southend, Essex & Thurrock Domestic Abuse Strategy 2020-2025 and in support of Domestic Abuse Week this week, SETDAB hosted webinars that addressed each key outcome that features within the new strategy. If you missed them, the content will be going on the SETDAB website, we encourage you to sign up to the SETDAB bulletin to receive all key updates and news.

We also spoke to SETDAB and Alpha Vesta recently about Economic Abuse and the podcast can be found on our website.

SETDAB Website

Economic Abuse Podcast 

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COVID

ESAB are encouraging all to keep up to date with the latest virus news through the following websites >

NHS 

Gov UK

You can also like & join the Essex Coronavirus Action Support Facebook by clicking below >

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