Safeguarding

NHS England Safeguarding team is working together to help protect children, young people and adults in all communities. NHS England Safeguarding team believes every citizen matters for NHS Safeguarding.

About NHS England Safeguarding

Find out more about how we are working together to help protect children, young people and adults in all communities.

NHS England Safeguarding app

The NHS England Safeguarding app is a resource for healthcare professionals to increase their awareness and understanding of safeguarding requirements.

Workstreams

Find out more about our current workstreams.

Safeguarding policies and annual report

The organisation has a number of policies in place in order to discharge its statutory requirements and appropriate accountability for the safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk of harm or abuse.

News and blogs

Keeping our people and communities safe

The Director of Nursing in NHS England and Deputy Chief Nursing Officer NHS England/Improvement explains the reforms to ensure the safeguarding of children and other vulnerable people: I am pleased to launch the revised NHS Safeguarding Accountability and Assurance Framework (SAAF). This framework has been updated to reflect the safeguarding reforms that have passed through government since the last […]