Introduction to Self Directed Support
10:30 - 13:00
The way that services are being provided and arranged is changing as Self Directed Support is being introduced carers and the people they support will be offered the option to arrange their own packages of care.
Duration: 1 week
Who is this course for?
Carers who are supporting someone who receives a package of care/services to help them live at home and carers who would like to access a package of care.
What is self directed support?
How does self directed support work?
What happens if I want to arrange my own package of care and what happens if I don’t?
What carers will get from this course
- Knowledge about how packages of care work.
- How self directed support could help carers and the people they support.
- As a chance to meet other carers in similar circumstances and learn with and from them.