Skip to main content
Dez Holmes

Dez Holmes

Dez Holmes is the Director of Research in Practice, a not-for-profit organisation that supports the children’s and adults’ sector to use evidence within practice and leadership.

Dez is also the Programme Director for the Tackling Child Exploitation Programme and also chairs the Contextual Safeguarding UK Advisory Group.

Bridging the gap: transitional safeguarding

Posted by: , Posted on: - Categories: Guidance, Safeguarding
Same person aging from child to adult

A joint, independent briefing setting out the importance of transitional safeguarding within adult social work has been published on GOV.UK. The briefing describes what transitional safeguarding is, why it is needed and how the contribution of adult social work is essential to developing and embedding a more transitional approach to safeguarding young people into adulthood.