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The Met Office have issued Heatwave Warnings for the Southern region.
Dignity in Care have released their latest newsletter.
To celebrate the incredible achievements communities across the UK have made in becoming dementia-friendly, Alzheimer's Society are holding the second Dementia Friendly Awards and first ever Dementia Friendly Awards NI.
New Care Act Guidance that focus on people not process when commissioning care services.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced that pension exit charges are set to be reviewed
CQC explain the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014: Regulation 20
Is an employer obliged to pay for travel time?
Yes, says a recent European case involving peripatetic workers
Since 13 April 2015, it has been a criminal offence for care workers (including directors and their equivalents) to ill-treat or wilfully neglect someone in receipt of care. There is also a new criminal offence for care providers.
A short film “What an older person with dementia really wants” by Rosemary Hurtley.
Learning Through Work is a series of pocket-sized booklets from Skills for Care
The first phase of the Care Act has been implemented well, but this places new responsibilities on local authorities whose core funding is being significantly reduced.
W&P Health & Social Care Newsletter
Care Quality Commission publish national report looking at people’s experiences of help, care and support during a mental health crisis.
CQC welcomes the fact that there has been an independent review by the Department of Health about the way two procurements were handled in February 2013.
Adult social care firms struggling for staff due to cuts
We have some very exciting opportunities to advertise with Hampshire Care Association.
This five day programme is a blended learning approach which will enable you to have a moving and handling champion
A one day session to provide a thorough understanding of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. Delegates will explore when a deprivation of liberty might occur
The Law Society has issued comprehensive guidance on the law relating to the deprivation of liberty safeguards.
Materials to support employers in preparing for the Certificate, including revised standards and guidance are now available for use.
2015 Dates for Portsmouth local group meetings
Location - Synergy Rooms St James
This year saw publication of the latest revision of the Mental Health Act (MHA) code of practice.
We will continue to facilitate workshops, training days and seminars to keep our members as up to date and informed as possible.
Membership renewals were sent out in December - if you have not received yours please contact the office
Alternatively a copy of the application form can be downloaded here
If you would like any further information on HCA, becoming one of our patrons or joining us, please contact Debbie Corti-Young or Call 02380 255794.
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