Mid and West Wales Safeguarding Board

Information for Professionals - Adults


National - All Wales Protocols:

Protection of Older People In Wales: A Guide to the Law (2011)

Wales Interim Policy & Procedures for the Protection of Vulnerable Adults from Abuse (2010 - updated 2013)

Keeping People Safe from Harm - EASY READ Summary

In Safe Hands (2000)

Practice Guidance on the Involvement of Independent Mental Capacity Advocates (IMCAs) in Safeguarding Adults (2009)

Mental Capacity Act 2005 - Code of Practice

Mental Capacity Act 2005 - Best Practice Mini-guide

Mental Capacity Act 2005 - EASY READ Summary

Mental Capacity Act 2005 - Summary

Mental Capacity Act 2005 - Making decisions about your health welfare or finance

Deddf Gallu Meddyliol 2005

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards - Mini-guide

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards - EASY READ Summary

Partners of CWMPAS:

• Hywel Dda University Health Board

• Powys Teaching Health Board

• Safeguarding Adults Service, Public Health Wales

• Carmarthenshire County Council

• Pembrokeshire County Council

• Powys County Council

• Ceredigion County Council

• Dyfed Powys Police

• National Probation Service

• Community Rehabilitation Company

• Youth Justice/Offending

• Voluntary Sector:




Updated on 3/10/16