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High-quality support relies on conducting thorough strengths-based assessments and crafting robust support plans. Successful engagement of clients, focusing on their strengths, and collaboratively creating agreed-upon plans are essential. This training will equip you with the skills to conduct assessments and develop support plans effectively.

Who is this course for?

It is suitable for managers and frontline staff in the homelessness and supported housing sector, who want to develop their skills.

What will your team learn?

Through this course, your team will:

  • Learn to initiate, develop, and conclude a successful strengths-based assessment
  • Identify and handle typical assessment challenges effectively
  • Practice essential communication skills relevant to assessments
  • Understand equality and diversity concerns in assessment and develop mitigation strategies
  • Formulate and agree upon SMART support plans for timely outcomes
  • Establish a core strategy for involving partners in assessment and support planning
  • Develop a personal action plan for post-course implementation

How will it be delivered?

This one-day course can be booked for a team of up to 16 for in-person training or up to 20 for online training.

If you need something different, we can tailor the course delivery to suit your situation, with some potential adjustments in cost.

How much will it cost?

Non-members: £1,400

Members: £990

Please note, if you're opting for in-person training, the expenses of the trainer (e.g. travel to your location) will be added to your invoice.

We are a social enterprise so choosing training with us not only equips your team with vital skills but also fuels impactful research and campaigns, so every purchase goes back into ending homelessness.

Ready to take the next step?

To book or if you'd like to find out more:
Email: training@homelesslink.org.uk
​Call: James at 07375 042 815 or Hannah at 07939 967 209

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