16th January 2018

Skills for Care launch “new-look” workforce intelligence web pages

Skills for Care have launched brand new web pages for all their workforce intelligence products and services.

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15th January 2018

Free ‘Mental Capacity Act and Domestic Abuse’ training

There is some free training around the Mental Capacity Act, DoLs and domestic abuse coming up in Lowestoft and Norwich

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10th January 2018

New report: Innovative models of health, care and support for adults

A new report has been published which looks at how to achieve person-centred and community-centred ways of working across the care system; not just in pockets and for a small number of people, but across the whole country. The report is published by the Social Care Institute for Excellence and partners Nesta, Shared Lives Plus and PPL Consulting.

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9th January 2018

Helping to prevent infection: a new quick guide for managers and staff in care homes

For people living in care homes, infections can be serious, and in some cases, life-threatening. They can also make existing medical conditions worse. It is therefore vital to take the steps that can help prevent infection occurring. Managers and staff in care homes will find this guide very useful as a reminder of the most important methods of preventing infection.

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8th January 2018

Health literacy toolkit launched

Health Education England, in partnership with Public Health England, NHS England and the Community Health and Learning Foundation, have launched a practical resources toolkit to help health staff tackle the challenges caused by low levels of health literacy and improve health outcomes.

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8th January 2018

Hub provides fully accessible changing and toilet facilities to the community

Independence Matters has welcomed the community of Sheringham to use the fully accessible changing and toilet facilities at their learning Hub on Cromer Road in the North Norfolk town.

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5th January 2018

Compassionate Communities Workshop

The Lord-Lieutenant’s Palliative Care Forum are holding a Compassionate Communities Workshop.

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4th January 2018

City College Norwich Health & Social Care Speed-networking Event

A fantastic opportunity to meet up to 180 Health & Social Care students is taking place at City College Norwich in February.

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4th January 2018

A national recruitment campaign? Have your say.

Skills for Care’s inviting local adult social care organisations to a scoping event to explore how a national recruitment campaign might work in the sector.

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22nd December 2017

Norfolk County Council Work Placement Support Service needs your help

Norfolk County Council have been awarded a contract by the Careers and Enterprise Company (funded by the Department for Education) to support students to gain experience of the workplace across Norfolk.

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Noroflk Care Awards Skills for Care Accolades DFN Matrix