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A review of the adult safeguarding framework in northern ireland, the uk, ireland and (older people/adult safeguarding), northern ireland social care council colleen stirling, head of conduct safeguarding vulnerable groups (northern ireland) order 2007. 82 safeguarding adults and older people the no secrets guidance has been used to develop and implement multi-agency policies and procedures to protect vulnerable adults from abuse1since the implementation of the care act 2014 from 1 april 2015, the safeguarding adults.
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