A look at practice issues and LPS developments for all social work staff.
Practice issues and LPS developments for BIA discussion and practice.
Quarterly practice and policy updates relating to the duties and responsibilities for Best Interest Assessors, authorisers and team managers (BCC and health colleagues only)

Workshops will be open to all staff who would like to consider the MCA in practice. Each workshop will differ in content so please look at the agenda and see if this is for you. Places will generally be allocated on a first come basis unless there are specific demands for certain roles to attend.

This half day course is available to all staff working within the health and social care sector, people who use services and their unpaid carers.

Community DoL: Re X and Ors –

The day will offer social workers the chance to consider recent case law decisions relating to capacity and the deprivation of liberty within a community situation. This day will be about assesing and making decisions relating to capacity, care planning regimes within the community and consideration to the legal underpinning that may now be required.

Staff applying for this course MUST have completed the MCA e-learning AND attended the half day MCA introduction programme.

a range of selected links to documents, video and websites to support practice