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:

Safeguarding and Protecting in Bolton


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