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This course will explore how within green care projects we can focus on programmes to do this effectively, understanding where people are starting this journey and ensuring the project is graded to ensure a smooth progression towards independent living.

One of the key outcomes of green care projects is the promotion of independence. The development of the skills and abilities required for someone to take control of their own lives and live how they would like, making choices for themselves and gaining from the wellbeing that comes from knowing you can look after yourself. This course will explore how within green care projects we can focus on programmes to do this effectively, understanding where people are starting this journey and ensuring the project is graded to ensure a smooth progression towards independent living.

This course is suitable for:

People working with those wanting to increase their independence Those helping to support people to leave more intensive care situations

What you will learn:

  • Explore how choice, descision making, responsibility, communication and interaction can encourage independence
  • Identify approaches and activities that will boost feelings of independence
  • How to incorporate these activities into a graded programme

Length

One day

Included in your fee

All course materials
Course handouts
A light lunch and refreshments

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