World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020

On Monday 15th June 2020 it is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD).  The aim of the day is to raise awareness in relation the abuse of all adults but in particular, older adults.

Staff and residents from two Derbyshire care homes, Ada Belfield in Belper and Rowthorne in Swanwick took part in a new Derbyshire Safeguarding Adults Board video for WEAAD 2020 which aims to share information about how to recognise the signs of abuse and neglect, and how to report concerns. DSAB WEAAD Video