Community Care

Rights for People in Supported Accommodation

Looks at the key issues that need to be considered to provide genuine and meaningful opportunities for independent living including finance, benefit entitlement and service delivery. Participants will:

  • Develop detailed understanding of what accommodation counts as supported
  • Gain insight into how packages of care affect entitlement
  • Review current practice in light of the aims & objectives in independent living

Who Should Attend:

Community care workers, support and project workers, housing officers and all staff involved in resettlement work, as well as advisors and HB assessors