01 Sep Webinar: ‘Know Your Rights’ part of the Homes not Hospitals series
BASW England and the Autism Alliance presents: ‘Know Your Rights’ part of the Homes not Hospitals webinar series
Tuesday 29th September 2020, 12.30pm – 1.30pm
Microsoft Teams Event
Too many people with autism and learning disabilities are detained in hospital Assessment and Treatment Units (ATUs) or restrictive care arrangements and seclusion units.
This webinar will include information and resources for people, families and social workers about the rights of autistic young people and adults, showing where things can go wrong and what action can be taken to prevent situations from reaching crisis point.
This webinar will:
- Increase knowledge and understanding of the law and how it applies and can be used by autistic people and families
- Explore the barriers and challenges to rights being recognised and upheld
- Show how the capabilities statement and practitioner toolkit can be used to support relationship based and person centred and practice
Who is this webinar for: people, families, social workers, advocates, senior/advance practitioners, practice educators, team managers, teaching partnerships, principal social workers.