Carewise care funding advice scheme

Carewise care funding advice scheme Carewise is a partnership between West Sussex County Council, Age UK West Sussex , the Society of Later Life Advisers and West Sussex Partners in Care. It was established to provide trustworthy information and advice to people about choosing and paying for long-term care. The scheme  includes a panel of […]

The Care Association Alliance need your voice

How soon is now? Debbie Sorkin summarises recent developments in Sustainability and Transformation Plans and explains why now is the right time for social care to take a central role. Earlier in the year, I wrote about Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs), and why it is vital for social care providers, alongside commissioners, to be […]

Get involved this Care Home Open Day – 16 June 2017

Skills for Care continues to support for Care Home Open Day 2017, encouraging care homes to open their doors to their local community. This year’s theme is ‘friendships’ and is partnered with The Big Lunch, the UK’s annual get together for neighbours. We want care homes to get involved and build new friendships by inviting […]

Rolling Training Programme from the Integrated Response Team

Dear All Please note that we still have places available on the majority of our May rolling training sessions, details below:-   3rd May – 0930-1530 – Back to Basics for Carers ‘Bite size’ sessions including pressure damage awareness, nutrition and hydration, continence and infection control. General aspects of care; such as communication, dignity and respect Crawley […]

Additional social care training from the NHS

WSCC Partnerships Officer Karen Pirks is promoting some additional training for social care staff “Some free training that is being provided by our NHS partners are as below: they are now on the L&D Gateway to share with your members feel free to share on your website, so we can fill these sessions.  When we […]