A key element of Safeguarding Ireland’s work is enhanced public understanding of attitudes, behaviours, circumstances and systems that create vulnerability and require a safeguarding response.
Plan Ahead Future Care – June 2020
Safeguarding Ireland’s current Public Awareness campaign is on Planning Ahead future care and is taking place from June 2-12.
Read the campaign NEWS RELEASE.
Plan Ahead Your Future Care
Place of Care – February 2020
In February 2020 Safeguarding Ireland ran a public awareness campaign on planning ahead Place of Care.
Place of Care
Financial Planning – November 2019
In November 2019 Safeguarding Ireland delivered a public awareness campaign on ‘Financial Abuse’ in partnership with Banking & Payments Federation Ireland.
Read the campaign NEWS RELEASE – 20% of Adults Experience Financial Abuse
Call Out Abuse – May 2019
In May 2019 Safeguarding Ireland ran a Public Awareness campaign focused on ‘Calling out’ adult abuse.
Safeguarding Ireland does not deal with specific cases of abuse, or alleged abuse.
The HSE has a social work service that you can contact if you have a concern about a vulnerable adult who may be at risk of abuse. There are nine teams located throughout the country. You can find information on how to get in touch with them on the Contact page.
Registered Charity Number (RCN): 20204851.