9th Jul 2020
Immigration proposals could create workforce cliff-edge for social care, warn national bodies
Care homes and other social care services could face a ‘staffing blackhole’ if temporary arrangements are not introduced to manage the initial impact of the Government’s Immigration Bill, the leaders of 37 national organisations have warned.
7th Jul 2020
apetito finds innovative way to support care homes.
The apetiser takes to the road!
2nd Jul 2020
Press Release: Faulty Masks
We are deeply concerned about the recall of masks which were sent to every care home in the country at the peak of the pandemic
18th Jun 2020
Covid-19 Care Provider Impact Study JUNE 2020 Update
The SME’s are the largest part of the social care sector and the most vulnerable.
19th May 2020
New App Helping Families Caring for Those with Dementia During Lockdown
19th December 2019
Hospice UK manages a bursary programme, funded by the Wolfson Foundation, that supports education training for care home staff relating to end of life care.
As well as university accredited palliative care courses, courses include:
- European Certificate in Essential Palliative Care
- European Certificate in Holistic Dementia Care
- City and Guilds Level 2 and 3 – Award in Awareness of End of Life Care and Award in Awareness in Dementia
- Sage and Thyme Facilitators Train the Trainer Course
You can find the full list of eligible courses for care home staff, including how to apply, on Hospice UK’s website: https://www.hospiceuk.org/what-we-offer/grants/open-grant-programmes/details/wolfson-bursaries---care-home-staff
For further information please contact the Grants Team on email@example.com or call 020 7520 8219