Sector

Tackling Hoarding

BUSINESS OBJECTIVES ACHIEVED

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A Complete Case Management Package

Housing Providers are currently identifying an increased number of complex Hoarding cases in their neighbourhoods.

The nature of the Hoarding condition means that there aren't always any quick fixes and enforcement action doesn't resolve the overriding issues. These cases can't be resolved in isolation which is where ASC Forbes comes in.

ASC Forbes will support your Housing Management Team to achieve successful outcomes by:

  • Developing a robust Hoarding Policy
  • Establishing practical Hoarding Frameworks and Protocols with the Fire & Rescue Service
  • Building links with relevant Third Sector Support Organisations
  • Highlighting the strong link between the Hoarding condition, personal behaviours and Mental Health
  • Putting measures in place to protect against the Safeguarding risks associated with Hoarding
  • Using our legal expertise to offer you confidence and reassurance every step of the way
  • Offering you a bespoke case management service to meet the needs of your own organisation
  • Delivering training to staff ranging from basic knowledge, supporting front-line practitioners and advising on strategic development
  • Helping individuals and families to sustain their tenancies
  • Sharing best practice from throughout the UK

ASC Forbes Hoarding Packages

Total Hoarding Package

  • 2 Days spent at client's offices to review current Hoarding cases, liaise with partner agencies and establish organisation-specific training needs
  • 1 Day Interactive Training Session on Hoarding Case Management & Prevention. This is available to ALL STAFF (unlimited numbers and external agencies if appropriate) based on the 3 key themes of Fire Safety, Housing Management & Support and Legal Enforcement
  • Reviewing and developing the client's Hoarding Policies & Procedures
  • Facilitating Service Level Agreements and joint-working with the Fire & Rescue Service, Charities, Third Sector Support Providers and other key agencies
  • Ongoing support and guidance in respect of ongoing hoarding cases and external support mapping

Specialist Hoarding Training Package - Full Day

  • 1 Day Interactive Training Session on Hoarding Case Management & Prevention. This is available to ALL STAFF (unlimited numbers and external agencies if appropriate) based on the 3 key themes of Fire Safety, Housing Management & Support and Legal Enforcement
  • Case Studies, Scenarios & Sharing Best Practice

Specialist Hoarding Training Package - Half Day

  • 1 Half Day Interactive Training Session on Hoarding Case Management & Prevention. This is available to ALL STAFF (unlimited numbers and external agencies if appropriate) based on the 3 key themes of Fire Safety, Housing Management & Support and Legal Enforcement

Specialist Hoarding Case Management Package - 2 Days

  • 2 Days spent at client's offices to review current Hoarding cases, liaise with partner agencies and establish organisation-specific training needs
  • Developing Multi-Agency Action Plans
  • Ongoing support and guidance in respect of ongoing hoarding cases and external support mapping

Specialist Hoarding Case Management Package - 1 Day

  • 1 Day spent at client's offices to review current Hoarding cases, liaise with partner agencies and establish organisation-specific training needs
  • Developing Multi-Agency Action Plans

Specialist Hoarding Policy Development Package

  • Undertaking a detailed review of the client's existing Hoarding Policies & Procedures and/or developing new ones in accordance with their customer profile, stock portfolio and local partnership networks
  • Ensuring compliance, promoting best practice and supporting front-line staff to tackle Hoarding issues as part of their Housing Management function

If you would like to further information about our Tackling Hoarding Packages or if we can assist with any other aspects of Hoarding Case Management, please contact Darren Burton, Head of Housing Consultancy Service. 01257 240827 | 07976 2655555 | Darren.Burton@forbessolicitors.co.uk

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