Plymouth PBS Network

Location: Plymouth

Purpose: The purpose of the group is to create and steer a Community of Practice under the banner of the Plymou

th PBS Network, the aims of the network are to:

  1. Provide opportunities for community partners to develop a greater understanding of Positive Behavioural Support (PBS).
  2. Provide a forum for non-paid carers (family carers, volunteers) to develop their understanding of PBS.
  3. Provide opportunities for workforce and organisation development across Plymouth in line with PBS competencies framework.
  4. Promote & develop PBS across Plymouth.
  5. Create further networks of support that provide opportunities for problem-solving and service-development relating to PBS approaches.

Activities: The Plymouth Network aims to be a place where we can share information and be collaborative.

The Plymouth PBS Network runs quarterly network events based around key topics pertaining to PBS. As well as a forum for gaining information the network aims to be a place where people can make links with others with similar interests.

Who can join/ who the community is for:

  • Attendees from education – school, further education & the University of Plymouth
  • Professionals from health and social care
  • Attendees in the Local Authority/Adult and/or Children’s Social Care
  • Providers
  • Family members & people with Learning Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Condition
  • Regulators

Facebook Group

Information for Families / Providers / Service Users

Primary contact: PBS Admin support –