Are you worried about an adult?

Please call 0344 800 8020

Further Information

Safeguarding Adults Reviews Library & national reports

Research in Practice for Adults (RiPfA) is pleased to announce the launch of the Safeguarding Adults Reviews library. This contains reports and associated resources to support those involved in commissioning, conducting and quality assuring Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SARs).

Click here to read more.

Click here for an overview of the SAR Library Project.


National reports of interest

Alcohol Change UK (24 July 2019) | Learning from tragedies: an analysis of alcohol-related Safeguarding Adult Reviews published in 2017


Journal of Adult Protection

Preston-Shoot, M. (2018), "Learning from safeguarding adult reviews on self-neglect: addressing the challenge of change", The Journal of Adult Protection, Vol. 20 No. 2, pp. 78-92.


Social Care Institute of Excellence 

Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SARs)

Safeguarding Adults Reviews under the Care Act: implementation support (March 2015)


Policy Partners Project

The Policy Partners Project website develops and maintains online Adult Policies, Procedures and Practice (APPP) hubs to support adult social care services, Safeguarding Adult Boards (SAB) and partners and private care providers. The website lists Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SAB) and Inquiry Reports.