Tag Archives: Social Care

Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Specialist social housing provider sought to invest in Council owned property, currently operating as a small care home. (Expression of Interest) Call for project partners … Continue reading

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Healthwatch Shropshire Annual Event 2016

Anyone who would like to find out about what is happening to health and social care services in Shropshire is encouraged to attend Healthwatch Shropshire’s Annual Event on Thursday, 3rd November at The Guildhall in Shrewsbury. This year’s theme is … Continue reading

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Healthwatch Shropshire Research Grant 2016-17 Call For Proposals

Healthwatch Shropshire is the health and social care champion for people and local communities in Shropshire. Healthwatch Shropshire is here to help make sure everyone gets the best from their health and social care services. Experience shows that when the … Continue reading

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Joint Training For Adult Community And Health Services

Joint Training have a range of short courses, delivered in Shropshire, aimed at  those involved in the adult social care and health sector. Course areas include: Adult safeguarding Care certificate Dementia Domestic abuse End of life care Food hygiene Learning … Continue reading

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Re-commissioning Of Short Breaks Workshop

A range of specialist short breaks are currently offered in Shropshire that are accessed via an assessment carried out by the Shropshire Disabled Children’s Team.  These services are due to be re commissioned in 2017 and this provides an opportunity … Continue reading

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Care Quality Commission (CQC) News

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) will be publishing their latest strategy at the end of this month and are due to communicate latest developments and future plans within three stakeholder engagement events. The events will be hosted in June and … Continue reading

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Consultation: Primary Carer Support Reason

Health and Social Care Information Centre have launched a consultation on the proposal to define a Primary Carer Support Reason (CPSR) in relation to the national data collections. http://www.hscic.gov.uk/article/7038/Consultation-on-the-proposal-to-define-a-Primary-Carer-Support-Reason-CPSR-2016 This is open until 29 April, and HSCIC welcome feedback from … Continue reading

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National Expert Joins Shropshire’s Social Care And Health Leads To Address Adult Social Care Challenges

A leading adult social care expert led a seminar at Shirehall in Shrewsbury on Thursday 3 March 2016, to highlight best practice and transformative practice occurring in the country’s social care sector. (l-tr) Lee Chapman, Shropshire Council’s Cabinet member for … Continue reading

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Developing Relationships And Sharing Information – Central Region Pilot

Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the independent regulator of health and social care in England and does this by monitoring, inspecting and regulating services to make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and to … Continue reading

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Live Online Discussion: The Future Of Health And Care Voluntary Sector Strategic Partnership Programme

Live online discussion – 17 September, 09:30 – 11:00: The future of the Health and Care Voluntary Sector Strategic Partnership Programme The Health and Care Voluntary Sector Strategic Partnership Programme invests in VCSE organisations working at a national level, by … Continue reading

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