Welcome to the Oxfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (OSAB) website

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

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

March 23, 2020

Cancellation of face to face training

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)  Due to the Government’s announcement made on 16.3.2020 around the Coronavirus pandemic, OSAB are cancelling all face to […]

Domestic Abuse Training

OSAB are no longer hosting Domestic Abuse related training on it’s website.  Discussions are currently being held about which organisation/website […]

NEW COURSE: Co-production: moving from theory to practice (from ‘what it is’ to ‘how to do it’)

The course is a 1 day multi-agency training.  It is open for anyone who is affected by Health & Social Care, […]

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