Nvq 3 Safeguarding

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Sexual Abuse.
Sexual abuse is when a sexual activity that is NOT consented is performed on an individual/individuals, it is an abuse of power or position. This can include sexual penetration with any part of the body, touching parts of the body in an inappropriate manner, exploitation, exposure to forms of pornographic scenes, exposing sexual rituals and even making threats of a sexual nature. Sexual Abuse.

Sexual abuse is when a sexual activity that is NOT consented is performed on an individual/individuals, it is an abuse of power or position. This can include sexual penetration with any part of the body, touching parts of the body in an inappropriate manner, exploitation, exposure to forms of pornographic scenes, exposing sexual rituals and even making threats of a sexual nature. Institutional Abuse.

This type of abuse is when the routine and lifestyle of the individual has a major change of that setting, behavior normally changes and can include a lack of care to that individual, confinement, lack of sensory, changes in rules/breakdown, lack of flexibility in going to bed and waking, clothing being dirty/lack of, little stimulation, misuse of medication/self- harming. Institutional Abuse.

This type of abuse is when the routine and lifestyle of the individual has a major change of that setting, behavior normally changes and can include a lack of care to that individual, confinement, lack of sensory, changes in rules/breakdown, lack of flexibility in going to bed and waking, clothing being dirty/lack of, little stimulation, misuse of medication/self- harming. Congue nihil imperdiet doming id quod mazim placerat facer minim veni am ut wisi enim ad minimeniam, quis erat nostr uexe rci tation ullamcorper nostru exerci tation ullam corper et iusto odio dig nissim qui blandit praesent lupta. Tummer delenit augue duis dolore te feugait nulla facilisi. Con erattis sectetuer adip iscing elit, sed erat diam nonummy nibh magna erat. Congue nihil imperdiet doming id quod mazim placerat facer minim veni am ut wisi enim ad minimeniam, quis erat nostr uexe rci tation ullamcorper nostru exerci tation ullam corper et iusto odio dig nissim qui blandit praesent lupta. Tummer delenit augue duis dolore te feugait nulla facilisi. Con erattis sectetuer adip iscing elit, sed erat diam nonummy nibh magna erat.

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Preserving Evidence.
If the abused person has a physical injury and it is appropriate for you to examine, always obtain their consent first. Only touch what you have to. Wherever possible, leave things as they are. Strongly advise the abused person not to wash or remove clothing. Preserve the abused person’s clothing, footwear, blankets and sheets do not wash or wipe them. Handle them as little as possible. Preserve anything that is used to comfort the abused person, for example, a blanket. Do not clean up, do not wash anything or in any way remove fibres, blood and the like. Try not to touch items. If you have to, as before keep handling to a minimum. Put them in a clean dry place until the Police collect them. The room should be secured and no-one allowed to enter unless necessary to support you, the abused person and/or the alleged perpetrator, until the Police arrive .If the alleged perpetrator is also a service user, a separate member of staff needs to be assigned to them. Make sure with consent photos are taken of any marks/bruises for the homes records. Physical or sexual assault consideration will be given to organize with the abused adult’s consent, a medical examination. Any examination will be carried out by a Forensic Medical Examiner who will be contacted by the Police. Incidents of Theft/Financial Abuse with the person's consent, secure all receipts, bankbooks, bank statements, benefit books and again secure the area to preserve evidence.

Preserving Evidence.
If the abused person has a physical injury and it is appropriate for you to examine, always obtain their consent first. Only touch...
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