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Rochdale Borough Council Adult Care Showcase Week

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Number One Riverside, Smith Street

Rochdale

OL16 1XU

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Rochdale Borough Council Adult Care Showcase Week

Monday 26th February - Friday 2nd March

To register your interest in one of our events, please click on the 'select a date' button and choose the event and time of your choice from the drop down menu.

These events are open to staff across the council and all our partner organisations.

Monday 26th February

09:30 – 10:45

Maintaining independence longer: extra care housing

Debbie Stewart

11:00 – 12:30

Understand the benefits of assistive technology in maintaining independence

Sam O’Brien

13:30 – 14:30

Understand the statutory powers and duties of an Approved Mental Health Practitioner (AMHP)

Rebecca Moss

15:00 – 16:00

Understand the main aspects of the Care Act 2014

Lynda Hughes



Tuesday 27th February

09:30 – 10:30

Transitions: Journey to adulthood

Mike O’Keeffe

11:00 – 12:30

Greater Manchester Social Work Academy and Adult Care research project - How do we get it right at the front door? - examining re-referral rates of people signposted to community services and how we best optimise our strength based prevention approach

Andy Jones/Dr Pat Cartney (Head of Social Work, University of Manchester)

13:30 – 14:30

Best Interest decision making

Kate Hilt

15:00 – 16:00

Introduction to Personal Budgets

Laura Hollinrake



Wednesday 28th February

09:30 – 10:30

Understand the role of quality assurance in care homes

Dorothy Latham

11:00 – 12:30

Statutory duty to safeguard adults

Jane Timson

13:30 – 14:30

Working with adult survivors of child sexual abuse

Mike O’Keeffe

15:00 – 16:00

Understand what a Disabled Facilities Grant is and how to apply

Kathryn Andrew



Thursday 1st March

Further details will be added shortly

Individual connect sessions -coffee and connect sessions - an opportunity to network and connect with Team Managers and Heads of Services


Jane Timson

Please Contact Charles Craven for further information at charles.craven@rochdale.gov.uk or 01706 922542




Friday 2nd March

09:30 – 10:30

Introduction to Appointeeship / Deputyships

Laura Hollinrake

10:00 – 13:00

Financial abuse and the role of the Court of Protection

Hugh Jones Solicitors / Fiona Love-Roberts

11:00 – 12:30

Role of the Community Occupational Therapy, Moving + Handling and Sensory Services

Tracey Little

13:30 – 14:30

Achieving Best Evidence in Criminal Proceedings

Brian Stocks

15:00 – 16:00

How to manage safeguarding allegations

Jayne Todd

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