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Role of the advocate in safeguarding

Online event  and 1 more

This session will give you an understanding of the role of the advocate in safeguarding, explaining how advocates work in the community and under the Care Act to ensure people are central to any safeguarding measures taken on their behalf by the relevant Local Authority. It will cover:

  • the basics of safeguarding – who it applies to and when it applies
  • the role of an advocate in keeping people safe in the community
  • the legal duty to have an Independent Advocate in safeguarding enquiries
  • how you can keep the people you work with safe and empowered
  • how to refer for an advocate

Booking link:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/161756693625

Date(s)

-

Cost

Free

Contact Person

Jane Kingston

Venue Address

United Kingdom