Understanding Carer’s Assessments and Eligibility under Care Act 2014 course
CPD Standards Office accredited course ref no 60036/06.
This is a sample training course outline. It is based on approximately 25 delegates, trained at your premises. It can be adapted to your organisation’s training and CPD requirements. Contact us to arrange an in-house customised course.
- Care Act principles, duties and rights for and in relation to carers
- Young carers and parent/carers - rights and duties in relation to:
- Children and Families Act 2014
- Care Act 2014
- Ensuring carers' assessments are appropriate and proportionate
- Using Combined assessments and a whole family approach: carer and cared for person different scenarios (i,e, Cared for person not known to LA, carer and cared for person known to LA, conflict of interests between carer and cared for person, etc.)
- How to make an eligibility determination: for carers, different scenarios (i,e, Cared for person not known to LA, carer and cared for person known to LA, conflict of interests between carer and cared for person, etc.)
- Next steps after and within assessment: eligibility determination, provision of information and advice in writing and support plan.
- To increase understanding of the context and principles of the Care Act 2014 and Children and Families Act 2014 in relation to carers (including young carers and parent carers)
- To increase knowledge and understanding of assessment & eligibility within the Care Act 2014 in relation to carers
- To improve confidence in how to apply Care Act principles and practice in assessment & eligibility
- Full day training course - 7 hours