1) How is the local multi-agency adult safeguarding board (SAB) funded? Please provide details of all contributions from agencies, including the formula used for calculating these contributions.
2) How many sub groups are there of the SAB? What are their titles?
3) Do you have an independent chair of the SAB? If not, what is the job title of the chair, and who employs them?
4) Do you have a multi agency safeguarding hub (MASH) or equivalent, in operation in your area? If so, how long has it been operational? Has it been reviewed?
Please contact Essex County Council as they administer the Essex Safeguarding Adults Board and should be able to answer your questions.