Financial Assessment and Charging (Cancelled)
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Event Code
Virtual Learning, .
Andrew Rhodes, Ayo Odofin
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Target Audiences
Social Worker / Manager (Adults)
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Event Types
Induction, Seminar, Virtual Learning
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Event description
The course is designed to increase best practice to fulfil our obligations under the Care Act 2014 and reduce queries and complaints.

This is an interactive session giving an in depth overview of key areas in Financial Assessment and Charging including, highlights on the Financial Assessment form, self-funders, deferred payments, the 12 week property disregard, top ups and debt recovery.

The session will take place via Teams meeting online.  It is for any Council social workers requiring a refresh, new social workers in the SSA and those new to working at Richmond and Wandsworth.

Training objectives

The course will:

Increase your understanding of the key areas in Financial Assessment and Charging which commonly cause confusion

Highlight best practice

Help you to understand the consequences of missing key points in the assessment procedure

Help you to avoid those pitfalls.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course participants will have a good understanding of:

Self funders

Deferred payments

12 Week property disregard

Top ups.

Additional Information
Start Date
Wednesday 10 March 2021
End Date
Wednesday 10 March 2021
Closing Date
Sunday 7 March 2021
10:00 - 12:00
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