Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SARs) Reports

March 2022

Stephen: key themes regarding working with families, impact of Covid-19, understanding legal frameworks, handling of complaints and safeguarding concerns, end of life care and transfer of care/funding arrangements.

Stephen – Learning Lessons Review – Overview Report

Stephen – Learning Briefing

January 2022

Adult H: key themes regarding Self-Neglect in a care setting, impact of Covid-19, working with families, assessing needs, understanding self-neglect, dementia and the Mental Capacity Act.

Adult H – Learning Briefing

September 2021

Adult F: key themes regarding Self-Neglect and poor engagement with agencies, domestic abuse, substance misuse, understanding of trauma, professional curiosity, delays in safeguarding referrals/lack of multi-agency coordination, need for assertive outreach and a flexible approach.

Adult F – Learning Briefing

March 2021

Adult F: key themes regarding Self-Neglect and parity of esteem (equal priority for physical and mental health needs), understanding legal frameworks including the Mental Health Act and Mental Capacity Act, hospital discharge planning and housing, professional challenge.

Adult D – Learning Lessons Review – Overview Report

Adult D – Learning Briefing

May 2020

Adult C: key themes regarding domestic abuse, Self-Neglect and alcohol misuse, understanding and managing alcohol dependency, multi-agency working and communication.

Adult C – Learning Lessons Review – Overview Report

Adult C – Learning Briefing

December 2019

Josh: key themes regarding Self-Neglect due to mis-management of medication, homelessness, substance misuse and mental capacity, repeated admissions to hospital, understanding of Safeguarding duties under the Care Act and Self-Neglect, multi-agency communication, communication with family.

Josh – Safeguarding Adults Review Report

Josh – Learning Briefing

June 2017

Carol: key themes regarding young perpetrators, Self-Neglect and alcohol misuse and vulnerability to exploitation, dual diagnosis, understanding of legal frameworks including Mental Capacity Act, multi-agency approach to complex and high risk cases.

Carol – Safeguarding Adults Review Report

Carol – Executive Summary and Board Response

For Children Reviews please visit South Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership and Hartlepool and Stockton Safeguarding Children Partnership