The Journal of Adult Protection: Volume 21 Issue 6

Evidence-based practice in relation to safeguarding adults


Table of contents

Respecting privacy in care services

Peter Bates, Brendan McLoughlin

In care homes concerns about abuse have established a culture where all information pertaining to a person must be shared, and little attention is paid to privacy in its…

Do parents and carers experiencing violent and challenging behaviour from their children fit with safeguarding models of support? Messages from a Facebook study

Philip Heslop, Su McAnelly, Jane Wilcockson, Yvonne Newbold, Maria Avantaggiato-Quinn, Cathryn Meredith

This paper reports research findings on the experiences of parents/carers of children with special education needs and disabilities who present violent and challenging…

The employment conditions of social care personal assistants in England

John Woolham, Caroline Norrie, Kritika Samsi, Jill Manthorpe

The purpose of this paper is to describe the employment conditions of social care personal assistants (PAs) in England. In England, disabled adults have been able to…

Cover of The Journal of Adult Protection



Online date, start – end:


Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:



  • Dr Bridget Penhale
  • Dr Margaret Flynn