FREE rough sleeper mental health awareness online training
Backed by the Mayor of London's Rough Sleeping Innovation Fund, Westminster City Council and London Borough of Lambeth, this 18 month free course supports cross-sector professionals in recognising and working with the mental health needs of rough sleepers and the unstably housed.
Fifteen leading experts, including service users, discuss the context and complexity of need, approaches to engagement and support, recognising and working with risk, and key mental health and substance use problems. The course will also explore the use of legislation such as the Mental Health Act, navigating the NHS and helping those with ‘no recourse to public funds’.
Length: four modules, duration: 30 - 45 mins of study per module.