< August 2018

Free Single Handed Care Workshops

Norfolk County Council are putting on three free workshops focusing on single assist care.


  • 7 September 2018, 10am-4pm
  • 25 October 2018, 10am-4pm
  • 1 November 2018, 10am-4pm


Unit 3, Caley Close, Sweetbriar Industrial Estate, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 2BU


By the end of the session delegates will be able to:

  • Identify which customers are appropriate for single assist care.
  • Refer customers to County Moving and Handling Team for review.
  • Recommend single assist techniques for supporting a person from sitting to standing.
  • Recommend single assist techniques for supporting a person to move and turn in bed.
  • Recommend single assist techniques for application of slings.
  • Recommends single assist techniques with the use of hoists.
  • Recommend single assist techniques when using small pieces moving and handling equipment.

If you are interested in attending this free event, led by Melanie Sturman, Moving and Handling Lead for Norfolk County Council, please contact Melanie to book a place by email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


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