Tag Archives: Care Act

Notice Of Meeting – Current Tips For The Elderly Client Practitioners – SECC – Thursday May 11th 2017

Thursday May 11 Solicitors For The Elderly will welcome back a very well known and respected speaker – Gill Steele – who will give a highly practical session on a whole variety of issues as shown below: • Tips on … Continue reading

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Volunteering, Social Action AndTthe Care Act – Free Workshops, February 2017

About the workshops These workshops are being co-sponsored by Volunteering Matters, the LGA, ADASS and NAVCA. They aim to help local authorities and their partners in the NHS and VCSE realise the potential of volunteering and social action to deliver … Continue reading

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Citizen’s Advice Shropshire: Can You Help With Social Care Research?

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Government Announces A Delay To Care Act Funding Reform

Funding reform was due to come into force in April 2016 as part of the Care Act. However, the Government has decided to delay implementation until April 2020. The Government says that the delay will allow time to be taken … Continue reading

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Care Act 2014 Conference: Implications for Providers

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Working Together To Develop Supported Self Assessments For Carers

The VCSA had some initial discussions with Shropshire Council and SPIC on how we may support carers to ‘self assess’ their needs, in light of the Care Act and the opportunities it offers carers. The Care Act gives all carers … Continue reading

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Care Act Consultation: Fees, Charging and Deferred Payments Scheme

The Care Act is the biggest change to English adult social care law in over 60 years. It will replace a number of different pieces of legislation with a single legal framework that will have the wellbeing of individuals and … Continue reading

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Healthwatch and SOPA Joint Public Meeting

Healthwatch Shropshire & Shropshire Older Peoples Assembly (SOPA) are holding a joint public meeting on ‘Managing Chronic Pain’ on Wednesday, 28 January 2015  10 am – 1.30 pm at the Guildhall, Frankwell, Shrewsbury, SY3 8HQ. Speakers will include, amongst others: … Continue reading

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