Effective from November 2022

Approved by: Board of Directors

At a Glance

Five Good Friends is committed to the safeguarding and the protection of vulnerable people.  This includes implementing practices and initiatives which can help prevent and respond to abuse and neglect.

Abuse and neglect are human rights issues.  Our commitment includes acting on anything that:

All workers and Third Party Partners are required to understand and act in accordance with their roles and responsibilities in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our Members.


All workers (employees, Board Directors, Helpers, and contractors), third party partners and Members within Five Good Friends.


The objective of this policy is to give guidance on the safeguarding processes that aims to ensure Members’ safety and wellbeing across all areas of Five Good Friends.