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Supporting someone to make decisions

Fri 16 October, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A session to look at formal methods of supporting someone who is unable to or has difficulty making decisions themselves, including Power of Attorney and Guardianship.

Duration: 1 week

Who is this online session for?
Carers of adults who are supporting someone who struggles with decisions making perhaps due to learning disability, brain injury, stroke or dementia.

Outcomes of this online session

  • Explore the reasons behind supporting someone else with their decision-making.
  • Discuss the process of Power of Attorney.
  • Discuss the process of Guardianship.
  • Explore the option of being a Benefits Appointee.

Delivered by
Rebecca Caulfield, Carer Training Officer, VOCAL.
Rebecca has worked at VOCAL for 6 years and now manages the Carer Training programme at VOCAL. She runs a number of face to face and online courses for carers.

Online Instructions
This session will be delivered online. Details of how to join the meeting will be sent you via email once you have registered.

Details

Date:
Fri 16 October, 2020
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organiser

Carer Training
Phone:
0131 622 6666
Email:
carertraining@vocal.org.uk

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