Norfolk & Suffolk Care Support Ltd
24th January 2020

New digital portal to strengthen safeguarding guidance for charities

The Government has launched a new online portal to help strengthen support to charities handling safeguarding concerns or allegations.

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17th January 2020

ReSPECT is coming to Norfolk and Waveney!

From March 2020, ReSPECT (Recommended Summary Plan for Emergency Care and Treatment) will be introduced across Norfolk and Waveney and a launch event is being held at the Forum in Norwich on Monday 3 February from 11am to 2pm

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16th January 2020

NSAB publishes two important SARs

The Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board (NSAB) hass published two important Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SARs) into the deaths of a woman (Ms F) and a man (Mr G) who lived a Norfolk care home.

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15th January 2020

Safer Programme child safeguarding training

The Safer Programme from the Norfolk Safeguarding Children Partnership has some upcoming dates for training

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15th January 2020

Cake bake competition for chefs and cooks working in residential care homes

As part of this year's Dying Matters week there is going to be a Cake Bake Competition, offering chefs and cooks who work in residential care homes across Norfolk and Waveney the chance to show off their baking skills.

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13th January 2020

Collaborative Leadership development programme

Skills for Care's Collaborative Leadership Programme starts in February

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13th January 2020

Norfolk Care Awards 2020 - finalists announced

The finalists of the this year's Norfolk Care Awards have been announced.

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9th January 2020

Leadership and management qualifications consultation

Skills for Care are currently reviewing the leadership and management qualifications for the adult social care sector to check that they're fit for purpose, both now and in the future, and they need your help.

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8th January 2020

Social care mapping project

A team of researchers based in the School of Health and Social Care at the University of Essex have been commissioned by the National Institute of Health Research Clinical Research Network Eastern (NIHR CRN Eastern) to undertake a scoping exercise of key stakeholders involved in the delivery of social care and social work and/or research in this field.

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8th January 2020

Trial Skills for Care’s new support materials for the Care Certificate

Skills for Care have been working with the sector to develop additional resources to support the delivery and achievement of the Care Certificate across the following specialisms: dementia, mental health and learning disability and lone working. They looking for providers to test and feedback on the resources throughout the month of February.

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Noroflk Care Awards Skills for Care Accolades DFN Matrix