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Making Direct Payments work - back to basics

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Ashland House

Dobson Park Way

Ince-in-Makerfield

WN2 2DX

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Session one – back to basics

  • What are Direct Payments (and Personal Budgets)?
  • The importance of a support plan and understanding the employer/employee roles
  • Working from a Person Centered approach
  • Making sure you get the best out of a budget
  • Different kinds of budgets
  • Who can have direct payments
  • Direct payments / provider services / short breaks - different services you can use
  • Looking at local options including Local offer/ community based CIC’s and other organisations

Who should attend?

  • Employers who need a refresher or are new to Direct Payments
  • Personal Assistants or people who feel they want to know more about becoming a Personal Assistant and what the job role would entail
  • Self-Advocates, Families, Carers & Senior staff team leaders.
  • Professional who need to know more

Tea and coffee will be provided during the course duration and the facility has an onsite café.

As our courses are very popular, we ask that any cancellations are made at least 72 hours before the training date to allow someone else to book. Anyone not attending on the day who has not cancelled will be subject to a £10 cancellation fee to cover administration costs.


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