This guidance outlines Hertfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board’s (HSAB) position on the principles of tackling self-neglect issues across the County and is for reference by all partner organisations. The guidance also incorporates an appendix on Hoarding.
Hertfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (HSAB) have added the following to the HSAB Practice Guidance section on Hertfordshire County Council’s website:
Supporting people living with dementia to be involved in adult safeguarding enquiries
You will also find attached a poster promoting professionals meetings – please circulate to your staff to encourage information sharing and communication between professionals and agencies.