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Launch of the new Thriving Communities Fund from NASP

Launch of the new Thriving Communities Fund from NASP

The National Academy of Social Prescribing (NASP) have launched a new Thriving Communities fund to support local voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise projects that bring together place-based partnerships to improve and increase the range and reach of available social prescribing community activities – especially for those people most impacted by COVID19 and health inequalities.

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New report on Covid-19 and dementia

New report on Covid-19 and dementia

The NHS has released a report for clinicians working with people with dementia, plus carers and people with dementia looking at Dementia wellbeing in the COVID-19 pandemic. It lays out the key challenges and how personalised care can help at each stage of the well...

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New report on NHS Continuing Healthcare

New report on NHS Continuing Healthcare

The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman will publish an insight report on complaints received about NHS Continuing Healthcare (NHS CHC). A report is being released by The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman looking into complains received about NHS CHC....

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New report on lived experience

New report on lived experience

The Alzheimers Society have released a new report on the lived experience of people with dementia, from diagnosis to end of life care. The report called “From diagnosis to end of life: The lived experiences of dementia care and support” reviews the experience of...

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Launch of the Personalised Care Institute

Launch of the Personalised Care Institute

The NHS has launched a new Personalised Care Institute with the aim of training over 75,000 health and social care professionals on the Universal Model of Personalised care by 2024. James Sanderson, NHS England Director of Personalised Care, said: Personalised care...

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Coalition for Personalised Care relaunch

Coalition for Personalised Care relaunch

The Coalition for Personalised Care, formerly known as C4CC has relaunched. A long time DCAN partner C4PC have renamed to highlight the importance of personalisation. “Personalised Care is important because it means that people will have a greater voice and more...

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Report on access to care and support

Report on access to care and support

A new report has been published by TLAP sharing the experiences of people who use care and support services during the COVID pandemic. This was undoubtedly an anxious – if not frightening – time for everybody, but it specifically impacted upon those who accessed care...

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CQC to review use of DNACPR during pandemic

CQC to review use of DNACPR during pandemic

The Care Quality Comission (CQC) have been asked by the Department of Health and Social Care to review how DO NOT ATTEMPT CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION (DNACPR) decisions were made during the coronavirus pandemic. Earlier in the year concerns were reported that...

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RSA Future Change Framework released

RSA Future Change Framework released

The RSA future change framework is a way to think about how we have responded to Covid-19 and how that can drive positive change. Using the framework helps you to think through what you’ve stopped, what you’ve paused, what you’ve put in place temporarily, and how you’ve innovated. Focusing on these areas will help you discover the most important actions to take into the future for your organisation, local community, team, or network.

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