Cleveland Fire Brigade is today, 15 July 2016, supporting the Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board Awareness Day with the aim of helping people to understand how to spot and reports signs of adult abuse.
The Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board is a multi-agency partnership responsible for protecting and promoting an adults’ right to live an independent life, in safety, free from abuse and neglect in the Boroughs of Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland and Stockton-on-Tees.
For more information on adult safeguarding please visit: www.tsab.org.uk
Watch the video below to learn more about the types of abuse suffered by adults living Teesside and how you can spot the signs. Remember: if you see it, report it!