Community Care

Community Care and the Law

Offering an update on legal and policy developments concerning the broad area of community care and social care rights law.

Introduction to the Care Act

This interactive training day is aimed at adult social care practitioners, managers and decision-makers and will cover the key provisions of the new Care Act, highlighting the changes to the legal framework and how these will affect practice. Delegates should have some existing knowledge of adult social care assessments and service provision.

Social Care Assessments

A review of the law and guidance relating to social care assessments, links with Section 117 Mental Health Act, applying eligibility criteria, justifying assessments, making robust support plans and recording outcomes that can stand up to legal challenge.