Health, Care and Human Rights: New Tools

//Health, Care and Human Rights: New Tools

The British Institution of Human Rights have some new tools and resources which Forum Central members may find useful.

New website on Putting Human Rights at the Heart of Health and Care. Brings together 17 years of practice-based expertise, including all their toolkits for health/care practitioners, good practice examples of how human rights can help with Changing Lives and Changing Organisations, and a new blog series on Human Rights in Action.

New tools: posters about the rights in the Human Rights Act are now available. Other tools are about to be launched too, including decision-making flowcharts for practitioners, pocket-size info cards on rights and accessible mini-guides. These will all be available on the website soon.

Training opportunities: two new training course are available for booking now. Using a Human Rights Approach and Registered Providers: the CQC’s Human Rights Approach to Regulation are open for registration. Book for your early bird discount by 1 Oct.

They are also developing an accredited course on Human Rights in Practice – register your early interest by contacting Helen Wildbore <>

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Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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