Care packages, direct payments and capacity topics of June meeting
Advisers, social workers, carers etc are invited to join in a community care practitioners meeting at the Law Centre's Belfast office on 12 June 2015, 10am to 12pm.
On the agenda
1. Update on recent cases and Legislation
2. Current topics of interest:
- third party top up payments;
- direct payments;
- reducing care packages
- capacity and consent
3. Members updates and general discussion on topics and cases of interest or concern
Law Centre (NI) holds quarterly practitioner meetings on social security, community care, mental health and migrant workers' rights. In these meetings advisers can discuss legal issues they have encountered in their work and latest law and policy developments in their area of expertise.