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Great News – FREE Training for Disabled Employers and PA’s

Greenwich Association of Disabled People (GAD) in Partnership with Bromley Experts by Experience (X by X) are delighted to launch a new 7 month project funded by Skills for Care.
This is aimed at building the skills and expertise of ‘Individual Employers’ (self-funders are welcome!) and their Personal Assistants.


Skills for Care Training flier 2016 – 17


This project is open to Individual Employers living in: Bromley, Lewisham, Greenwich and Southwark. Reasonable travel expenses and support costs can be covered.
Our Disabled People’s Organisations will run monthly training sessions covering areas that Individual Employers have told us are important to them when recruiting and employing Personal Assistants
Reasonable replacement support costs will be considered for individual employers whose personal assistants are taking part in the training. For disabled and older ‘Individual Employers’ and their Personal Assistants.



Book your place by contacting us on 0208 650 2102 or emailing Justine@xbyxbromley.com


Dates and details of all events:
Every meeting will open with a Peer Support Forum at 11:30am.
A light sandwich lunch will be provided at 12:30pm.


Venues – Please check the venue as this training is alternated between two venues.

See flier for map and transport links

Skills for Care Training flier 2016 – 17


Lewis House, Beckenham,

30 Beckenham Road, Beckenham, BR3 4LS

The Forum at Greenwich,

Trafalgar Road, Greenwich, SE10 9EQ



Training for Personal Assistants

25th July 2016, – Safeguarding – Beckenham

22nd August, – Administration of medication – Greenwich

26th September, – Manual handling – Beckenham

31st October, – Fire safety – Greenwich

28th November, – Mental health awareness – Beckenham

30th January 2017, – Mental capacity – Greenwich

27th February 2017, – Health and safety –  Beckenham


Training for Individual Employers

25th July 2016, – Being a good employer – Beckenham

22nd August, – Managing and communicating with my P.A. – Greenwich

26th September, – Employment update. ­ What’s new – Beckenham

31st October, – Payroll and insurance. ­ Getting the best deal – Greenwich

28th November, – Care and support plans. ­What they are & how to write yours Beckenham

30th January 2017, – Care agencies. ­ Getting the most out of agencies – Greenwich

27th February 2017, – Pooling budgets. ­ What it is and how it works – Beckenham



Book your place by contacting us on 0208 650 2102 or emailing Justine@xbyxbromley.com