Free Lecture – From state control to consumerism and back again – a sustainable future for social care?

Colin Slasberg discusses whether we can learn the lessons from 50 years of failure and false dawns to create a sustainable future for social care. Colin qualified as a social worker in the 1970s. His career has spanned children’s and adults’ services, from practitioner to assistant director level, in operational, planning and resource management roles. […]

People Performance Management Opportunity

Dear Registered Manager I would like to introduce you to a project funded by the Sussex and East Surrey Sustainable Transformation Plan that Skills for Care will be delivering over the next year, which will involve working with a selection of care homes and nursing homes in Horsham and Mid Sussex. Over the next 9 […]

We like ICO updates…

Fundraising and Regulatory Compliance Conference On 21 February the ICO, Charity Commission and Fundraising Regulator jointly hosted the Fundraising and Regulatory Compliance Conference. The event set out the regulatory requirements and expectations for fundraising bodies and their boards under current and forthcoming data protection legislation. Elizabeth Denham gave a speech to the conference, in which she […]

End of Life Care Resources

Here is a fantastic resource from HEEKSS with links to the Palliative Care Knowledge Zone. Also, a reminder that our end of life symposium, You Only Die Once, is coming up in March.

Get your WSPiC membership paid for you!

ACC are offering a fantastic opportunity for your organisation to join and receive free membership with WSPiC and a 10% discount on your ACC annual subscription. Please see the attached PDF for more information.

West Sussex Safeguarding Together Events

The West Sussex Safeguarding Adults Board is holding 4 local roadshows across West Sussex to share the newly developed training standards and to work together to look at how these standards can be embedded across all health and social care services. These events would be particularly beneficial for managers and senior staff delivering health and […]