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Worcestershire Key Documents

Safeguarding Adults Key Documents

Please note that the clinical key documents are not designed to be printed, but to be viewed on-line.  This is to ensure that the correct and most up to date version is being used.  If, in exceptional circumstances, you need to print a copy, please note that the information will only be valid for 24 hours and should be read in conjunction with the Key Document Supporting Information and/or Key Document intranet page, which will provide approval and review information.

Policy for use of the Mental Health Act in an Acute Hospital Setting

Out of Hours access to Mental Health Act Detention Papers - 

Obtaining Original Section Papers from MHA Office at Hillcrest 

Obtaining Original Section Papers from MHA Office at Newtown 

Statutory forms

Internal/External Forms

Patient Information

Mental Health Act 1983 - Code of Practice - revised 2015

Reference Guide to the Mental Health Act 1983

IMCA Referral Form

IMHA Referral Form

Useful Telephone Number

Approved Mental Health Practitioners (AMHP)

01905 768490

NB Only doctors and mental health professionals can refer for Mental Health Act assessment

Safeguarding Training Directory

Training needs related to Safeguarding Adults

Safeguarding Adults Training Courses

MCA and DoLs Training Level 2

Safeguarding Adults and Children Training

Safeguarding Training Refresher Pack 

The Association of Chief Police Officers has produced a half hour e-learning module on Prevent general awareness. If you've undertaken the course please print your certificate and send to training and development to enter on your training records.

Current Contact Details: 

Telephone number: 0800 980 3331

Email: hidva@wmwa.cjsm.net

No bleep service available at this present time 

Role of HIDVA 

NHS Safeguarding App

Have you downloaded the FREE NHS Safeguarding App? 

This app supports frontline staff and citizens with 24 hour mobile access to upto date Safeguarding guidance and local contacts to report Safeguarding concerns for both Adults and Children.


Safeguarding app Image

Supporting Information

Owner/lead: Deborah Narburgh 

Approval date - 4th February 2020

Review date - 4th February 2023

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Version 3 

Key Document Amendments

Safeguarding Key Documents Monitoring Tool

Useful Documents

New process cause for concern poster 1

New process cause for concern poster 2

Contact Information

The Safeguarding Team

Head of Safeguarding: Deborah Narburgh

Named Nurse for Safeguarding Children - Sam Dixon 

Named Midwife Safeguarding - Kate Birch

Named Nurse for Safeguarding Adults - Breda Coffey    

Associate Nurse for Safeguarding Adults - Rebecca Bourne / Ellie Birks

Safeguarding Support Officer - Michelle Prestage

Safeguarding Administrator: Gill Frankling 

Team Contact Number - 01905 733871 Ext 33735 (Monday to Friday 09.00 - 16.30)

Team email address - wah-tr.SafeguardingWorcsacute@nhs.net

Named Doctors for the Trust - Prakash Kalambettu

Safeguarding Adults Updates/News

28th September 2018 - Modern Slavery statement added to key documents page

12th April 2018 - Domestic abuse awareness events poster, can be found here MARAC Poster dates 2018

Page last updated: 09 October 2020