Ann Craft Trust (ACT)

Type of service:
Advice And Information
Address:
Centre for Social Work, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG7 2RD
Telephone number:
0115 9515400
Service description:
The Ann Craft Trust (ACT) supports the statutory, independent, and voluntary sectors across the UK to protect disabled children and adults at risk. They are experts in the field of learning disabilities and at the forefront of research for both child and adult safeguarding.

ACT’s services are used by both national and local organisations (including the NHS, the police, the Crown Prosecution Service and social care services). They also support individual professionals and parents/carers on how best to protect young people and adults from abuse.

   •  Training
     -  Safeguarding Children
     -  Safeguarding Adults
     -  Safeguarding in Sport

   •  Research
     -  Forced Marriage of People with Learning Disabilities
     -  Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE)
     -  Domestic Abuse
     -  Financial Abuse of People with Learning Disabilities
     -  Disability Hate Crime

   •  Reviews and Audits
     -  Serious Case Reviews
     -  Safeguarding Adults Reviews
     -  Safeguarding Audits

Previously known as the National Association for the Protection from Sexual Abuse of Adults and Children with Learning Disabilities (NAPSAC). Registered charity no. 1086592.
Cost:
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Carer / Parent / Relative/ Family
  • Professionals/Staff
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
15/11/2018