The policies and procedures have been developed jointly by the fourteen West Midlands local authorities and their Safeguarding Adults Boards working together to introduce a consistent approach and practice within the adult safeguarding environment.
The guidance is for use by agencies to support decision making in respect of safeguarding concerns.
The policy is for use by agencies for the management of individual safeguarding adults cases where professional disagreement arises
The Herbert Protocol is a form that is aimed to try and protect people who suffer from dementia or Alzheimer’s.
It can be filled in by carers, family or friends of a person who could go missing at any time.
The Briefing leaflet can be found here