Delivered Via Microsoft Teams
Facilitated by Yo Dunn
Yo is a trainer and consultant who works across the public sector (primarily in social care and education) with specialisms in autism and law. She is experienced in working closely with professionals in local authorities, care providers and in schools. She creates and delivers high level training on the legal framework of adult social care, safeguarding and autism for many English local authorities and other clients, including sector organisations such as OPG and ADASS. Yo provides training on all aspects of the Care Act; Adult Safeguarding law and practice; Mental Capacity law; DOLS; SEND law; and specialist autism courses for social care and education professionals. She has a thorough and up to date working knowledge of public law and professional practice issues in both adult and children’s services and a multi-faceted perspective on a range of issues affecting all client groups, but particularly autistics both with and without intellectual disabilities.
To support staff in understanding s.117 responsibilities
- Entitlement to s.117 funding: how it arises, how it ends
- Interaction between s.117 funding and other sources of funding including Care Act, CHC etc.
- Division of responsibilities between health and social care for s.117 cases and the implications for assessments, care management, safeguarding etc.
- s.117 and young people in transition from children’s to adult services
- Brief outline of s.117 ordinary residence
Who should apply for this course?
Professionals with responsibility for Safeguarding Adults including:
- Adult Social Workers in mental health
- Transition Teams
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