How do you provide person-Centred support?
- people’s values and putting people at the centre of care.
- taking into account people’s preferences and chosen needs.
- ensuring people are physically comfortable and safe.
- emotional support involving family and friends.
- making sure people have access to appropriate care that they need, when and where they need it.
Why is it important to support individuals to plan for their future?
Supporting Individuals to Plan for their Future Wellbeing and Fulfilment, Including End-of-Life Care. It is important for support workers to help enable the people they support to use and develop their existing skills, to engage in activities they have always done, and be a part of their family and the wider community.
Why should the client be involved in identifying their own needs and putting together a care and support plan?
By identifying needs and agreeing together the goals that matter to each person, health and wellbeing needs are better met and people are supported to manage their health, and the impact it has on their lives, more effectively.
What are the nine areas of wellbeing defined in the Care Act?
control by the individual over their day-to-day life (including over care and support provided and the way they are provided) participation in work, education, training or recreation. social and economic wellbeing. domestic, family and personal domains.
What is Section 42 Care Act?
The Care Act 2014 (Section 42) requires that each local authority must make enquiries, or cause others to do so, if it believes an adult is experiencing, or is at risk of, abuse or neglect. An enquiry should establish whether any action needs to be taken to prevent or stop abuse or neglect, and if so, by whom.
What is the 3 point test?
The Adult Support and Protection Act (ASPA) defines this in what has come to be known as the 3-point test. 3. because they are affected by disability, mental disorder, illness or physical or mental infirmity, are more vulnerable to being harmed than adults who are not so affected.
What is a Section 47?
A Section 47 enquiry means that CSC must carry out an investigation when they have ‘reasonable cause to suspect that a child who lives, or is found, in their area is suffering, or is likely to suffer, significant harm’1. The aim is to decide whether any action should be taken to safeguard the child.
What does the CARE Act say about self neglect?
The Care Act Guidance 2014 recognises self-neglect as a category of abuse and neglect. This means that people who self-neglect may now be supported by safeguarding adult approaches, including Making Safeguarding Personal, as well as receiving more support from practitioners.