Norfolk & Suffolk Care Support Ltd
13th November 2019

Helping to prevent winter deaths and illnesses associated with cold homes

A new quick guide for home care managers has been produced by NICE and SCIE

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13th November 2019

New tool launched to help employers measure their ‘digital readiness’

The Care Provider Alliance’s Digital Social Care programme commissioned Skills for Care to develop an online self-assessment tool, so adult social care employers can see how ready their organisation is to work digitally.

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13th November 2019

Learning disability and autism training for health and care staff

The government has published its response to what people said about its proposals for mandatory learning disability and autism training for health and care staff.

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5th November 2019

Norfolk Care Association update

The interim board for the Norfolk Care Association has issued the latest progress update....

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30th October 2019

Visiting someone in a care home - CQC guidance to the public updated

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have updated their information about visiting people in care homes.

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30th October 2019

Adult Social Care Workforce Data Set (ASC-WDS) now open to new registrations

The Adult Social Care Workforce Data Set (ASC-WDS) which replaced the NMDS-SC is now open to new registrations.

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30th October 2019

New framework launched to support occupational therapists working in social care

A new practical resource, the learning and development framework supporting occupational therapists new or returning to work in adult social care, has been launched for use across the UK.

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25th October 2019

Update on the Leader in Adult Care apprenticeship

The eagerly awaited Leader in Adult Care apprenticeship is now close to being available for employers to use in the workplace. This is subject to the Minister signing off the agreed funding band of £7,000 in early November. It’s suitable for those with responsibility for managing community or residential based services or for aspiring managers and those working in deputy or assistant manager roles

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25th October 2019

Winter illness preparation advice for all care homes in the east of England

Publich Health England have issued a guidance letter for care homes in the east of England

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21st October 2019

Skills for Care Top Leaders Programme

The Skills for Care Top Leaders programme focuses on the key challenges facing the health and social sector, but also looks at the new models of care and future innovations within the sector. It aims to improve your effectiveness as a leader within, and across organisational boundaries to achieve the greatest impact at multiple levels for people who need care and support.

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