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Welcome to the Oxfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (OSAB) website

Welcome to the Oxfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (OSAB) website

Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility. See it. Hear it. Report it.

Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility. See it. Hear it. Report it.

Oxford Safeguarding Adults Board

Welcome to the OSAB

To see our briefing on Safeguarding during COVID-19, please select this link: Safeguarding and COVID.

The Oxfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (OSAB) is a group of statutory, private, voluntary, and independent organisations across Oxfordshire who work together to empower and protect some of the most vulnerable members of our community. Our purpose is to raise awareness and promote the welfare of adults at risk by the development of an effective co-operative. The co-operative is committed to ensuring the work done effectively brings about good outcomes for adults so they can live safe and secure lives.

This website is designed for use by anyone who works with adults at risk. The aim being to provide a range of useful information and guidance around adult safeguarding issues, to support your work in promoting the welfare of adults who use your services

Our Services

Latest News

November 19, 2021

Creating Safer Organisational Cultures – Adult Safeguarding Week Day 5

Today we want to hear from you! Tell us what you are doing in your organisation to create safer cultures. […]
November 18, 2021

Adult Grooming – Adult Safeguarding Week Day 4

People can experience grooming and exploitation at any age and in a wide range of contexts. Today we want to […]
November 17, 2021

Digital Safeguarding – Adult Safeguarding Week Day 3

Over the past year an increasing proportion of our lives from work, education to sport and activity has moved online, […]

To raise a formal safeguarding concern click here



Our Partners

South Central Ambulance Service
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
West Oxfordshire District Council
Oxford City Council
Cherwell District Council
Vale of White Horse District Council
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Community Rehabilitation Company
South Oxfordshire District Council
Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board
Oxfordshire County Council
Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
National Probation Service
Healthwatch Oxfordshire
Age UK Oxfordshire