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Join our online self-advocacy workshop

March 01, 2022

You are invited to join us for a Self-Advocacy workshop online via Zoom live on Friday 18th March 2022 12:30 pm-2:30 pm hosted by our team of Advocacy officers. The workshops will centred around 'Accessing social care in England'. We welcome people with M.E. or those affected by M.E., whether in a carer or even parent or guardian capacity. As well as the presentation, our team will run a question-and-answer session to ensure you come away with the knowledge to have these conversations with a social care professional. We welcome you to this friendly inclusive and online forum.

Please note, although our team will offer a question-and-answer session we cannot respond to specific personal situations.

Expected learning outcomes:

1) To understand how to get information about social care in your Local Authority
2) To understand the process of getting a needs assessment
3) To understand what happens during a needs assessment
4) To understand what happens after a needs assessment

One user from a previous workshop said:

the Zoom format worked well. Good to hear from other people's experiences.

Our presentation will be recorded with the aim of distributing the presentation to those who registered but were unable to attend the live workshop. We strongly recommend registering with the email you would like the recording and webinar access link to be sent to. At this point, you will also be asked for permission in line with GDPR. Once you receive the recording, you will be asked whether you'd like us to keep your contact details to inform you of other upcoming webinars, workshops and events we host that may be of interest to you or someone you might know! If you do not register with an email, we will be unable to send this useful information.

You can register via Zoom with this link. If you have questions about the upcoming workshop, please direct these to our Advocacy team via this email or by telephone on 0117 927 9551.