Training Events:

Hoarding and Self-Neglect

Hoarding and Self-Neglect

  • Date: TBA
  • Venue: Various

Target Audience

This course is aimed at practitioners who work within the Children and Adults workforce as part of universal service or provide an early help service. As well as those who work within specialist services which sit under statutory intervention who wish to gain a better understanding of what is ‘Hoarding’ and an understanding of the impact of this.

Course Code

To identify the need for future dates, please may you complete the application form for an expression of interest, using the date 01/04/2021 and course code EX18.

Please note that the above date is not the date of training, and is only an example date.



The aim of this course is to raise awareness of what is ‘Hoarding’ and how this can impact on those that hoard, their family and the wider community.


By the end of the session the course participants will have been informed how:

  • To recognise when Hoarding becomes a Safeguarding Concern.
  • To recognise how Hoarding can fit into the Care Act and understanding this.
  • To recognise Hoarding within Mental health
  • To recognise learning from Safeguarding Adult Reviews in regards of Hoarding
  • To recognise what support is available to those affected by Hoarding

Please make a note of the course title, code and date - these are needed for the application form