Session: Understanding and Addressing Vulnerability in Adult Home Sharing Arrangements
This session will examine vulnerabilities in residential arrangements; commonly referred to as adult foster homes, and board and care homes. It will also describe safeguards that could offset the limitations and constraints involved in these settings. Dr. Michael J. Kendrick is internationally-esteemed as a consultant in human and community services, for the past 40 years. As an advocate, teacher, writer and advisor, he works with governments, service organizations, advocacy groups, professional bodies, service providers and small community groups. Dr. Kendrick’s expertise includes ethical leadership, safeguarding vulnerable people, and social ethics.