GET INVOLVED Out and About Events Mental Health, Mental Capacity and Human Rights: cross-sector collaboration, London Thursday 6th October 10am-1pm ‘Mental Health, Mental Capacity and Human Rights: Cross sector collaboration’ will take place in London on Thursday 6th October. The learning event provides a space for people working on mental health or mental capacity in the public or voluntary and community sectors to think about how human rights can help them to work collaboratively to improve services locally. Whether you work in service design or delivery, for an advocacy or support group, as a regulator or a Commissioner, come along and join the discussions. The session will cover: Human rights and mental health/capacity: what you need to know Using human rights across the sectors: real life examples Working collaboratively: using human rights to improve services You will receive a copy of BIHR’s new suite of resources on Mental Health, Mental Capacity and Human Rights, which empower people using services about their own human rights and what they can expect from services. To secure your free place, please use our on-line booking form below. We are aware that some people attempting to book a place via NHS servers are having difficulty using our website. If you are struggling to make your booking, you can reserve a place via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. "Great trainers, thought-provoking and made relevant to our work. Really well delivered" - Caroline, health and social care worker "This is an excellent, clear, concise, thought-provoking course that is well worth attending." - Claire, health and social care worker "Both trainers were confident, knowledgeable and delivered the subject strongly and sensitively. If I had a human rights issue I'd want them to help me" - Maria, health and social care worker The event is only open to those who work in mental health and/or mental capacity, and due to demand we have to restrict bookings to a maximum of two per organisation. Become a Friend of BIHR Become a Friend of BIHR by donating from £5 a month, or £2 if you are on low income. You can become a Legal Friend of BIHR, if you are an individual lawyer or working in law, by donating £10 a month. You can also chose your own donation amount, or to donate annually. Find out more Booking for this event has now closed.