CQC says frail at risk across our sector

This worrying report from the BBC was based on a CQC report, and backed up by ADASS, so there is credence to that the whole care market for older and disabled people in England could be at risk. Read more here:   http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-37620989

WSPiC Managers Forum Agenda – 20.10.16

Today we can reveal the agenda for the forthcoming WSPiC Manager’s Forum at Worthing Rugby Club on 20th October. If you would like to attend and you haven’t already booked, please email us at admin@westsussexpartnersincare.org and reserve your place today.

RLB Law on CQC and factual accuracy comments

CQC – Factual Accuracy comments – no longer the end of the road According to RLB Law, one of the frustrating features of the CQC regulatory process has been that factual accuracy comments are submitted to, and considered by, the inspectors who made the judgments in the first place. The only internal review process thereafter […]

Learning & Development Partnerships Newsletter

West Sussex County Council update This month’s newsletter features events with MIND, the activity Coordinators, the forthcoming Skills for Care seminar programme, various dementia events, the Sharing Good Communication workshops and Fire Safety events.

Raise It Campaign

West Sussex County Council are encouraging relatives of those in West Sussex care homes to speak up. As part of the campaign, people are encouraged to speak to the home in the first instance, and then contact Healthwatch West Sussex (the independent watchdog for health and social care) if there is no response. West Sussex County Council have […]

Finding the right people for your organisation

Recruitment Seminar Skills for Care are running a recruitment seminar to help care providers get the right people for their organisations: Date 28 September 2016 Venue West Sussex County Council, County Hall North, Chart Way, Horsham RH12 1XH Time 09.30-15.30 This event will include lunch and refreshments This seminar will provide delegates with practical ideas […]

Free Dementia Carer Workshops in Tangmere

Coming in September… Carers Support are running some free informative and interactive workshops. They will focus on a new support topic each week. Carers can come along to all workshops or choose just those of personal interest. Week 1 Understanding Dementia Week 2 Dementia Carer Wellbeing Week 3 Making your home Dementia Friendly Week 4 Planning […]