Presentation on theme: "“Developing a practical skills based program for Carers of People with Disability”"— Presentation transcript:
“Developing a practical skills based program for Carers of People with Disability”
Why are you here? Interwork gained funding to design a training program for Carers of People with Disability We need you to tell us what should be in the package!
THE TRAINING PACKAGE TOPICS BASIC FIRST AID MANUAL HANDLING DISABILITY AWARENESS PERSON CENTRED SUPPORT PLANS DELIVERING SUPPORT INTRODUCTION TO PERSONAL CARE
THE TRAINING PACKAGE TOPICS MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES/SUPPORT- WHAT IS OUT THERE? MANAGING MEDICATION LEGAL ASPECTS OF CARE MANDATORY REPORTING DEALING WITH CHALLENGING BEHAVIOURS COMMUNICATION
GROUP ACTIVITY 30 minutes Top ten topics that your group believe is needed for training your Carer in the scenario
PERSONAL CIRCUNSTANCES SCENARIO 20 minutes Top ten topics that you believe are needed for training your Carer based on your personal experience
TOPICS Basic First Aid Manual Handling Disability Awareness Person Centred Support Plans Delivering Support Introduction to Personal Care Dealing with Challenging Behaviours Mental Health Awareness Assistive Technology Resources/ Support- What is out there? Managing Medication Legal aspects of care Mandatory Reporting Communication