Webinar: Understanding the Mental Capacity Act

A recording of this webinar will be made available on our website, after the event has finished.

Wednesday, 9 September 2020
Online | 11am-12.15pm | Free

This webinar will aim to leave attendees from the housing and homelessness sector feeling better equipped to consider the mental capacity of people who they work with, and to feel able to apply this, both in their own decision making and in their discussions with health professionals.

Event overview

This webinar will aim to leave attendees from the housing and homelessness sector feeling better equipped to consider the mental capacity of people who they work with, and to feel able to apply this, both in their own decision making and in their discussions with health professionals.

It will start with a Review of  the MCA with a particular focus on the assessment of mental capacity and the "Best Interest" principles and then consider these in relation to a case study involving someone with complex needs.

Speakers:

  • Barney Wells, Director, Enabling Assessment Service London (EASL)

  • Helen Kelsall, Mental Health Social Worker, Enabling Assessment Service London (EASL)

Venue

Online

Cost

Free

Bookings

Book here

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Alex McKenzie

Conference and events manager

Alex manages Homeless Link's conference and events programme.

Telephone: 020 7840 4493
Email: alex.mcKenzie@homelesslink.org.uk