Scheduled maintenance

Some of our online forms will be unavailable from 8am Saturday 28 January to 8am Monday 30 January 2023. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. You can find help with accessing grants, useful advice and money that you may be entitled to by visiting our cost of living support page

What are care and support needs?

Safeguarding adults is about stopping or preventing abuse or neglect of adults with care and support needs.

Adults with care and support needs are age 18 and over and may:

  • have a learning disability
  • have a mental health need or dementia or a personality disorder
  • have a long or short term illness
  • have an addiction to a substance or alcohol; or
  • be elderly and frail due to ill health, disability or ill mental health

More information about safeguarding adults can be found at the Birmingham Adults Safeguarding Board website

rating button