Key Safeguarding contacts for Bolton and wider Greater Manchester can be found in the Pharmacy Handbook

NHS England Greater Manchester have also issued the following policy:

GM Primary Care Safeguarding resource

NHSE have launched a guide for Healthcare Teams

Safeguarding Adults – A Guide for Healthcare Teams

Links to Bolton Council Safeguarding documents and training can be accessed below:


Training for Pharmacists and Technicians can be accessed via CPPE. To meet quality payments it is recommended that all GPHC registered pharmacy staff have completed and passed Level 2 Safeguarding.

Non-registered staff can now register as a non-registered professional on CPPE and complete Level 1 safeguarding if they wish.

CPPE have a launched a Safeguarding Gateway page that can be accessed here