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Overview of section

This section covers procedures relating to the roles and responsibilities of practitioners, if the adult at risk requires longer-term actions to protect them from abuse or neglect and/or an investigation process into the case has concluded.

The adult protection conference: the rationale and aims are outlined and the adult protection conference: roles and responsibilities specified including:

The adult at risk should participate in the conference so guidance is provided on:

A key consideration for practitioners is information-sharing and guidance is provided on: