Protection of Vulnerable Adults in Wales, 2012-13
This Statistical First Release is the first of an annual series summarising the key findings from the Protection of Vulnerable Adults (PVA) data collection for the period 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013. The return includes information about the volume of safeguarding activity taking place, the characteristics of adults who may be at risk of harm and the locations in which alleged abuse has taken place. This publication replaces the statistics previously published in the Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) adult protection monitoring report. Further details of the background to the data collection are given in the notes.