The Charity Commission has issued updated guidance for charities and trustees on what to do to protect people from abuse or mistreatment of any kind.
This useful guide covers topics such as:
- What policies and procedures you should have;
- How to manage risks and protect staff/volunteers;
- Specific advice around safeguarding of children or adults at risk; and
- How to handle and report incidents and allegations.
The guidance can be found here.
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What to do to protect people who come into contact with your charity through its work from abuse or mistreatment of any kind.