Safeguarding Adults training: An Introduction to Self-Neglect (September)

Where is it?

Online- You will be sent an invite to attend via Microsoft Teams ,

When is it?

Tuesday, 28th September, 2021

Join us for an introductory training session which will explore how to support those at risk of self-neglect. 



This training will give you an overview of self-neglect and begin to explore the key challenges of working with individuals who are at risk of, or experiencing, self-neglect. The training will explore best practices in supporting and responding to such situations, alongside an understanding the legislative framework that covers self-neglect. The session will include an interactive discussion about how to apply the legislative frameworks appropriately and effectively in your practice.


What will the training cover?

  • Identity what self-neglect is and what it looks like.
  • Understanding self-neglect within the context of the Care Act 2014 and other relevant legislation.
  • Exploring the key challenges associated with this work.
  • Reflecting on how to respond appropriately to concerns of self-neglect.


Who can attend?

This course welcomes those working across sectors in paid and voluntary roles. it would be ideally suited to those working in:

  • Social care/support roles
  • Healthcare employees
  • Voluntary/community organisations/care providers
  • Hospital employees

Important Information

This course will be run online on Tuesday 28 from 1.00-4.00pm.

The fee for this course is £99 per person.

You will need to provide an email address for us to send you your invoice to when booking onto this course. If your organisation requires a purchase order (PO) number to make payments, you will need to provide this also on booking your place. Please contact the Finance department within your own organisation if you need support with this. Payment can be made by bacs or bank transfer – details will be included on the invoice which will be emailed prior to the training taking place.

Please note: If you book a place and cannot make it, please let us know within 28 days of the event. Otherwise we will charge you a cancellation fee. Feel free to send another delegate from your organisation in your place.


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