Resource Hub

Our easy-to-navigate resource hub is where you can find content in a way that suits you.

Resources are arranged A to Z  – or you can click on a category below to narrow your search – or simply use the search button above!

In the hub you will find all our policies and procedures; along with topic based resources, briefing sheets and other learning tools.

Let us know if we have missed something and we will endeavour to fill the gap. 


About the MSAB
What is the MSAB and what do we do? Manchester Safeguarding Adults Board (MSAB) is a statutory multi-agency board made up...
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About the MSCB
What is the MSCB and what do we do? Manchester Safeguarding Children Board (MSCB) is a statutory multi-agency board made...
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Boards Affiliated to the MSAB & MSCB - Inter Board Protocol
The MSAB  and MSCB are affiliated to a number of other statutory boards. Inter Board Protocol  Safeguarding is everyone’s business...
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Information Governance - resources for all
Information governance (IG) covers the way the Boards and their partners handle the often sensitive information which they need to...
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Legislation & government guidance
There are a number of key pieces of legislation and government guidance that support the work of the Boards.
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MSAB Multi-agency Policies & Procedures - resources for practitioners
Safeguarding adults is far more than a set of guidance or procedures; it is all we do in all our...
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MSAB business documents
Download or view the business documents of the Manchester Safeguarding Adults Board. Downloads on this page:
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MSB Complaints Protocol - advice for all
A complaint may be made by any professional or member of the public about the way the Boards have carried...
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MSB Document & Policy Management Process - advice for partners
A Document Management process ensures the consistent development, implementation and review of multi-agency business documents, policies and procedures, and other...
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MSB subgroups - information for partners
In addition to the main Boards, the MSAB and MSCB have created a number of subgroups to undertake specific tasks...
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MSCB business documents
Download or view the business documents of the Manchester Safeguarding Children Board.
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MSCB multi-agency polices & procedures - resources for practitioners
The first point of reference for any child related policy or procedure query should be the Greater Manchester Safeguarding Partnership (GMSP)...
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Manchester Safeguarding Standard
The Manchester Safeguarding Adults Board (MSAB) and Manchester Safeguarding Children Board (MSCB) expect all providers and commissioners of services for...
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Public data - safeguarding in context
When looking at the performance of the work of the Boards it is important that we understand the context of the...
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Quality Assurance & Performance Improvement - information for partners
Multi-agency quality assurance and performance improvement activities are key functions of the Boards and allow us to monitor and evaluate...
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Safeguarding Adult Reviews - resources for practitioners
The aim of a Safeguarding Adults Review (SAR) is to carry out a multi-agency review which seeks to determine what...
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Section 11 audits - information for practitioners
The Children Act (2004) places a statutory obligation on a number of agencies to safeguard and promote the welfare of...
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Whistleblowing - advice for practitioners
Whistleblowing is the term used when a worker passes on information concerning wrongdoing. Government guidance calls it “making a disclosure”...
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Working Together 2018
First published on 26 March 2015, this is the key statutory guidance on inter-agency working to safeguard and promote the welfare of...
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