21st May 2019

Mental Capacity Act law changes - DoLS to be replaced with Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS)

The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act has come into law. It replaces the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) with a scheme known as the Liberty Protection Safeguards or LPS which will is expected to come into force in the spring of 2020.

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21st May 2019

New SCIE dementia awareness e-learning course

A new e-learning course from SCIE aims to raise the awareness and skills of care staff who work with people with dementia. It aligns with Tier 1 of the National Dementia Training Standards Framework, which is a requirement for all staff working in social care. It will also allow you to collect evidence towards the relevant section of the Care Certificate.

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21st May 2019

We Care Together - Help improve health and care in Norfolk & Waveney - LAUNCHES TODAY

The online conversation about how we can work better together in Health and Care in Norfolk and Wavney goes live today (Tuesday 21 May).

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20th May 2019

Creative Arts East - Our Day Out Programme

Creative Arts East have released the details of their latest programme.

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20th May 2019

Norfolk’s ‘Every Day is Different’ Recruitment Campaign has launched!

This targeted recruitment campaign will continue until the end of year with the aim of raising awareness of the sector as a career to attract new applicants, challenging negative perceptions of the sector and demonstrating the career opportunities available.

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16th May 2019

Digital Social Care launches new online resource

Ensuring your service is ‘digital ready’ can seem daunting. That’s why a partnership of seven social care organisations, including Skills for Care, has just launched a new website called Digital Social Care.

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16th May 2019

Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board launches new volunteer scheme

Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board (NSAB) has launched a rewarding volunteer scheme called Safeguarding Friends (SGF).

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15th May 2019

Norfolk County Council Capacity Incentive Payments

Norfolk County Council have issued the following information about Capacity Incentive Payments for the late may Bank Holiday period.

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14th May 2019

Are you Proud2Care? Competition for Norfolk’s care workers.

Norfolk County Council have launched a monthly competition giving care workers a chance to win a £25 high street shopping voucher.

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14th May 2019

New resources from Skills for Care: Leadership starts with me

Skills for Care have launched a new resource - 'Leadership starts with me' - to support the development of leadership skills in your frontline workers.

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Noroflk Care Awards Skills for Care Accolades DFN Matrix