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[PUBLICATIONS] Making Decisions on Capacity and Best Interests: Strategic Briefing (2013)

Practice Tools and Guides
Published: January 2013

Please note that this has not been updated since it was published. It’s estimated that as many as two million adults in England and Wales lack the mental capacity to make decisions on a daily basis. Consequently, the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA) lies at the core of many d

[PUBLICATIONS] What is the Mental Capacity Act 2005? Brief Guide (2013)

Brief Guides
Published: January 2012

Please note that this has not been updated since it was published. This guide provides a jargon-free introduction to the Mental Capacity Act 2005. Sometimes people who have, for example, dementia, a learning disability, mental illness or a brain injury are unable to make decision

[PUBLICATIONS] Working with people who hoard: Frontline Briefing (2017)

Frontline resources
Published: January 2017

The NHS estimates that between two and five per cent of adults in the UK may have symptoms of a hoarding disorder. Social care practitioners may have a role to play in supporting people who hoard. This work can be complex, and may necessitate a multi-agency response. This briefin

[PUBLICATIONS] Good practice at end of life for social care practitioners: Practice Tool (2017)

Practice Tools and Guides
Published: February 2017

When working with people and their families at the end of their life it is important that we work in a way that enables people to have the best possible experience of death. Practitioners can feel uncertain about what constitutes best practice and may need support to have positiv

[PUBLICATIONS] Effective systems to support people with learning disabilities: Strategic Briefing (2017)

Strategic Briefings
Published: February 2017

People with learning disabilities or autism have consistently poorer outcomes in areas such as health, life expectancy and quality of life. What kind of social care systems can help to even out these inequalities so that people with learning disabilities can live good lives? This

[PUBLICATIONS] What are the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)? Brief Guide – Easy Read version (2017)

Brief Guides
Published: February 2017

Councils have to ensure that people who are unable to make their own decisions about where they live are safeguarded from having their liberty restricted. It is essential that the public, families and carers understand what these safeguards are. This updated Brief Guide, present

[PUBLICATIONS] What is the Mental Capacity Act 2005? Brief Guide – Easy Read version (2017)

Brief Guides
Published: February 2017

Sometimes people who have, for example, dementia, a learning disability, mental illness or a brain injury, are unable to make decisions. Short term conditions like concussion or having a urinary tract infection can also affect people’s ability to make decisions. The Mental Ca

[OTHER] Supporting people who self-neglect

Tailored support workshop (one-day session) In this workshop, participants will: Identify the policy and legal context for working with people who self-neglect Understand the key challenges associated with this work, including those relating to mental capacity Explore the

[VIDEO] Transitions – supporting young people in transition to reach positive outcomes in adulthood

January 2019
PRESENTER: Julie Pointer

The differing legal frameworks governing Children’s and Adults’ Services, combined with the range of services involved in supporting young people in transition, can create challenges for practitioners in providing joined up support for young people.   Dra

[WEBINAR] Improving the quality of care and support for older people: How can the NICE guidelines help?Webinar

External Event : Webinar open access
Online
11 Feb 2016

This is an OPEN ACCESS webinar. Postponed from 3rd February 2016 NICE have now published three guidelines which are relevant to the care and support of older people: Home care: delivering personal care and practical support to older people living in their own homes Transition be
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