Guide to adult social care: 'Don't be left in the dark'

At the National Children and Adult Services Conference (NCASC) last week the Local Government Association launched  a guide to adult social care , 'Don't be left in the dark -...

Heritage2health

Heritage2health is a coordinated approach to shared learning and understanding between health, social care, the creative industries, heritage and countryside sector. It seeks to bring these...

New on-line prevention and wellbeing resource from SCIE

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) have recently launched their launched their new prevention and wellbeing web pages. The development of preventative approaches and those...

Trustmarque Awarded Place on Technology Products 2 Framework

Trustmarque has re-affirmed its position as a leading IT services provider to the UK public sector after being awarded supplier status on the new Technology Products 2 Agreement, operated by the...

Mental health, dementia and neurology intelligence and data tools

National Mental Health, Dementia and Neurology Intelligence Network : Updates and Developments New Products from Public Health England This is a copy of an e-mail for users...

How to kill enthusiasm and stifle initiative

  I once stood up at a large meeting of managers to announce that the social service department was going for Investors In People (IIP) accreditation for the whole department. I said...

Consultation exercise for the Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey (APMS)

NHS Digital has launched a consultation exercise for the Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey (APMS), that will run for over 6 weeks and close on 30 December 2016 . They are undertaking...

Health Surveys Programme E-Bulletin now available - October 2016

The latest issue of the Health Surveys Programme E-Bulletin is now available: E-Bulletin October 2016.pdf NHS Digital's Health Surveys Service  can commission and manage contracts to...

My reflections on a hackathon for libraries

  Earlier this month I was a mentor at a Product Forge hackathon. Product Forge hackathons bring together designers, developers and entrepreneurs over 3 days to develop new ideas,...

Police and academia working together to combat cyberharassment

Bedfordshire Police is seeking support for an innovative, collaborative project which aims to transform the investigation of cyberharassment and stalking in Bedfordshire and further afield. ...