Learn more about the housing entitlements of vulnerable people with three experienced community care practitioners
|Date:||Thursday 27 March 2014|
|Time:||6:30pm - 8:00pm|
|Venue:||Garden Court Chambers, 57-60 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ Get directions|
This seminar will enrich delegates' knowledge of the housing entitlements of vulnerable groups including lone children, adult care leavers and disabled young people. The speakers will also explore the interrelationship between continuing healthcare and residential social care. Delegates will leave with a refreshed knowledge of this area of community care law along with comprehensive notes for future their guidance.
This seminar will cover:
- Entitlements to housing of lone children and kinship care
- Transitions to adulthood for care leavers
- Respite breaks for disabled young people
- The landscape of residential care following the Supreme Court's judgment in SL v Westminster
- The standard of review in social welfare cases: should Wednesbury be the standard?
What is included?
- 1.5 hours of fully-accredited CPD training
- Talks prepared by three experienced community care barristers with expertise in housing law
- Comprehensive notes for your future reference
- The opportunity to ask questions
Who should attend?
Community care and housing law practitioners.
About the speakers
Felicity Williams is experienced in community care work concerning children and vulnerable adults and often represents those in need of assessment, support and accommodation. Felicity is a member of the Community Care Team.
CPD Hours: 1.5
Speakers: Stephen Knafler QC, Shu Shin Luh and Felicity Williams
Cost: £25.00 per person plus VAT