WSCC Learning and Development Department are delivering 2 workshops titled ‘Dementia Care and Support at Home’. These ½ day workshops will run from 10.00am – 1.00pm on the following dates: 15th June – Centenary House, Worthing 19th October – County Hall, Chichester More details here:
The WSCC L&D team have added a new course to the Learning Gateway – Advanced Epilepsy Administration of Medication Course (Adults and Children). For reference the course code is AD 17/1169 The first is on 3rd of April 2017, in room 306 of the learning loft at Chichester County Hall (1.30 -4.30)
The Government has published a breakdown of funding allocations to each council with responsibility for adult social care, asannounced in Wednesday’s Spring Budget 2017.Excel file: https://t.co/GIdR24cuVbSupplementary information: https://t.co/s9lLg2ChxG http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/nhs-cuts-spending-policies-theresa-may-jeremy-hunt-tories-labour-lib-dems-a7549686.html
Here’s this month’s newsletter…
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
The West Sussex Partners in Care end of life symposium, #YODO, still has tickets available. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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.