Vulnerable people are at risk of being subjected to a range of abuses. In this course you will explore the nature of elder abuse and strategies to prevent, recognise and respond to abuse, including compulsory reporting. Identify the legislation around missing persons and compliance requirements.
– Identify what elder abuse is and how staff can recognise it.
– Discuss staff roles and responsibilities if abuse is suspected.
– Explain compulsory reporting and the requirements for all staff.
– Identify how to respond when a person has gone missing.