24th Mar 2016
National Care Association Press Release 24/03/2016
National Care Association welcome the Migration Advisory Committee’s recommendation published today
22nd Mar 2016
National Minimum Wage: Low Pay Commission remit 2016 (autumn)
Once again the Low Pay Commission is embarking on series of visits to areas across the UK to gather evidence on the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and low pay. They would like your assistance in helping to identify specific employers and workers that our Commissioners can meet with as part of this process.
18th Mar 2016
NCA Press Release
17th Mar 2016
Low Pay Commission Visits
The Low Pay Commission is embarking on series of visits to areas across the UK to gather evidence on the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and low pay
10th Mar 2016
The Adult Social Care review on Red tape published its findings last week.
We made robust representations on your behalf and below is the summary....
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