This event is held entirely online. Access detials will be provided from the host, upon registration.
Tue | Oct 12 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Advocacy and the Mental Capacity Act – empowerment and protection
About this event
Connected Voice Advocacy works across the North East of England to support people to be heard and fight for their rights.
This session will give an introduction to the Mental Capacity Act, how advocates use it and how it might apply in your role. It will cover:
- the basics of the Mental Capacity Act
- the principles of the Mental Capacity Act
- how the Mental Capacity Act may impact on your role
- how advocates use the Mental Capacity Act to both ensure empowerment and protection of people
Not eligible for this session but still interested in attending? We offer bespoke training covering a range of topics. Our sessions are delivered online using Zoom making them ideal for organisations based across England.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
This online session will be delivered remotely using Zoom. We have taken every step to make this as simple, accessible and secure as possible. We will be able to advise on how to access the session easily and without having to download software. Zoom can be accessed by a smartphone, or any device with a camera and microphone such as a laptop, tablet or desktop computer.
All our Zoom training and events will have closed captions (automatic subtitles) enabled. We can also provide a BSL interpreter for training and events on request, but ask you to give us enough advance notice to enable this to be organised. To maximise resources, we are unable to provide BSL interpreters for all sessions unless we know this is essential.
For security and practical reasons:
You can only book one place for yourself, using the email address you use on the device you’ll be using to participate in the online session. If a colleague wants to attend, they will need to book separately themselves.
You must give us all the essential information requested so that we know your registration is genuine. We may check with you, especially if you aren’t from an organisation known to us
Joining instructions including the secure password, together with any handouts or worksheets, will be emailed to you 24 hours ahead of the session start time by the named person hosting the session. It is essential you do not share this with anyone not registered to attend. Anyone not on the registration list will not be allowed into the session.
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