Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Home Care

Social care to receive £269 million to boost staffing levels and testing

Social care sector to receive £269 million to boost staffing levels and testing. New £120 million fund for local authorities to boost staffing levels. £149 million grant system to support increased testing in care homes

County Carers Fitness Challenge Raises Over £1,373 for Alzheimer’s Society

Domiciliary care staff and management completed a non-stop 12 hour fitness challenge inspired by Joe Wicks’ 24 Hour PE Challenge, completing various fitness activities over the course of twelve hours while dressed as elves.

Festive Greetings at Christmas!

Care staff are our business and in 2020, they were on the coal face, every single day, often without the same PPE afforded staff in NHS services, facing exactly the same circumstances. Those people are still doing this.

Hertfordshire County Council fails to help care users maintain their homes

Hertfordshire County Council has been asked to review its social care practices to ensure it meets its Care Act duties to help people keep their home tidy. An investigation by the Local Government and Social...

Nottingham domiciliary care service rated Outstanding by CQC

A Nottingham domiciliary care service has been rated Outstanding, following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). CQC inspected Respectful Care, based in Arnold, in February and March 2020. At the time of inspection, Respectful...