3rd July 2018

CQC report: How older people move between health and social care in England

CQC have published 'Beyond barriers' bringing together key findings and recommendations for change, following completion of 20 local authority area reviews exploring how older people move between health and adult social care services in England.

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3rd July 2018

Norfolk Care Awards Case Studies

The 2018 Norfolk Care Awards highlighted the remarkable work being carried out across Norfolk in the care sector and saw many individuals, teams and organisations, being recognised for their passionate and enthusiastic approach in their field of work.

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3rd July 2018

Government introduces deprivation of liberty safeguards reforms

A new law is being introduced by the government to streamline the complicated and bureaucratic Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLs) system.

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2nd July 2018

Cost of care for working age adults – questionnaire for care providers - completion date extension

If your organisation provides care for working age adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and/or mental health problems Norfolk County Council would like to hear from you.

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29th June 2018

Activities Coordinator Network

A very successful study day for activities coordinators was held in February 2018. One of the outcomes of the day was that the activities coordinators would like a network to share information, ideas and best practice. There has been some hard work going on behind the scenes to achieve this.

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28th June 2018

Norfolk’s campaign to curb loneliness gets national recognition

Norfolk’s campaign to help combat loneliness will be showcased at a national conference.

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26th June 2018

Six Steps end of life care programme in North Norfolk

An opportunity has arisen for care homes, care homes with nursing and supported living providers in the North Norfolk area to be part of an exciting programme providing end of life care training supported by expert trainers from NCH&C.

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26th June 2018

Long term funding of adult social care - joint report published

The Housing, Communities and Local Government and Health and Social Care Committees' first joint report on the long term funding of adult social care has now been published.

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26th June 2018

Tool aimed at care homes developed for use in assessing falls

A an assessment tool has been developed for use in care homes when someone has had a fall. It is designed to provide a checklist for clarity when calling for help – and to help decide if it is necessary to call for an emergency ambulance.

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26th June 2018

Update on Norwich Locality Provider Forums

Norwich Locality Provider Forums are ceasing - message from Gita Prasad

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Noroflk Care Awards Skills for Care Accolades DFN Matrix