Independence and Wellbeing Team (IWT) Overview Session

Conference Room A (2nd Floor), 2nd Floor, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square
Course Tutors
Linda Long
Admin Contact
Target Audience
Care Sector / Residential staff / Social Workers - Adults / Volunteers
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
Training for PCC Staff / SCAT-PP / External Services / PCC Placements / Shared Lives / Student Social Workers / Volunteers / Other
Adult Social Care
Course description

Course overview:
This 1¾ hour session gives a complete overview of the work of the IWT
in helping the residents of Portsmouth keep well, stay independent and active in the community. The session covers our team purpose, approach, ways of working and client group(s).


Target Audience: 

All staff, volunteers and community organisations and members working with people who are living independently within their community or those who have the capacity to regain the ability to do so.


Training objectives

This awareness raising session of the IWT will provide participants with understanding of the far reaching impact of loneliness and social isolation and the services, information and resources available to them from the IWT and wider community opportunities.

Learning outcomes

Learning Outcomes:

1. Understand the purpose of the IWT, who our client group is and the way in which we work

2. Know what projects and services are delivered by the IWT and who to contact for information

3. Know how to access resources of local services/groups linked to the IWT priorities and work focus

Additional Information

Please be aware that by making this booking and agreeing to the terms and conditions, you are confirming you have your managers authorisation to attend this training and are aware of the cancellation/non-attendance charges that apply.

Start Date
Tuesday 1 September 2020
End Date
Tuesday 1 September 2020
Closing Date
Monday 31 August 2020
13:00 - 14:30
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