18th Dec 2017
Annual Care Reception - House of Commons
The event in pictures (13th December 2017)
5th Dec 2017
Competition and Markets Authority's report on the Care Home Sector
National Care Association welcomes the Competition and Markets Authority's (CMA) report on the Care Home Sector released last week, along with the Which Report, which looked at the implications of the CMA report.
31st Oct 2017
Changes to how CQC regulate adult social care services
Important information from CQC
31st Oct 2017
EEA Workers in the UK Labour Market
NCA Response to the Migration Advisory Committee
19th Oct 2017
Care workers are now able to access the flu vaccine free of charge
We have been working with other colleagues on this matter and have just had the confirmation below from the Department of Health which is a great breakthrough
28th June 2017
STOMP is a project by NHS England to tackle the over-medication of people with learning disabilities, autism or both. This aims to address the overuse of psychotropic medication. Until recently it has focused on health professionals; however, we are now working to introduce the project to social care providers as over medication can only be tackled successfully at an individual level if all the elements of the person’s support system are working together.
Providers are being asked to sign a pledge and produce an action plan on how they will implement it.
Message from Voluntary Organisations Disability Group