SGW – WEBINAR – WYFEAT Financial Exploitation and Abuse Safeguarding Training

Course overview

Brief overview of the session

  • The training looks closely at different types of financial exploitation people experience, the reasons why people become victims and the impact this has on the individual.
  • The session explores financial abuse under The Care Act 2014,  and how as professionals we can safeguard service users from financial abuse and exploitation.
  • We aim to address the stigma attached to being scammed and how we can change this going forward.
  • The role of WYFEAT (West Yorkshire financial Exploitation and abuse Team) and the referral process will also be explained in detail.
  • The session also explains what practical measures are available to victims in West Yorkshire in order combat financial abuse and exploitation.

 23rd June 2021 11am – 12.00 pm

This session will be delivered by Georgina Rushforth – West Yorkshire Financial Exploitation and Abuse team (WFEAT)

It will take place via Zoom

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