Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable Adults

Optical Confederation guidance: Guidance on Safeguarding
NHS England Optometry Safeguarding guidance: Optometry Safeguarding Guide August 2023 FINAL V.1.0

Hertfordshire & West Essex ICB 7 minute briefing on domestice abuseHWEICB Opticians Domestic Abuse -7-minute-briefing 2023

NHS adult safeguarding best practice guidance booklet.
NHS England have produced a safeguarding app available on Android and iOS called “NHS Safeguarding Guide” created by Antbits Ltd. You can also view the safeguarding app via your browser at:

You can view a previous presentation from a CET event we hosted on Safeguarding

Please find many contact details for lots of safeguarding services at

More information about the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty online learning at

The Royal College of General Practitioners offer extensive resources about safeguarding. Including practice resources at and adult safeguarding toolkit at

GMC Advice