Types of abuse, exploitation and neglect


PREVENT – stop people becoming terrorists and supporting violent extremism:

The specific PREVENT objectives that relate to healthcare services are to:

But how does this happen in reality?

The NHS is complex; a trusted-brand with many interconnected parts:

Anyone of these contact points can be the trigger that allows someone to voice concerns about someone becoming radicalised. Or it can be the moment when these diligent staff hear or see someone which indicates possible radicalisation.

The Prevent programme supports individuals who are vulnerable to being groomed into becoming terrorists or are already being groomed by violent extremists. It disrupts those who promote violent terrorism and support the places where they operate and addresses the grievances which radicalisers are exploiting.