Stopping the over-medication of people with learning disabilities

Learning and development matters

Skills for Care helps create a better-led, more skilled and valued adult social care workforce. 

We provide practical tools and support to help adult social care organisations and individual employers in England recruit, develop and lead their workforce. Our experts are available now to provide bespoke support to your organisation.


The Care Certificate

Download our free resources on the Care Certificate, the standards that should be covered as part of induction.

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Find a learning provider

Search for learning providers that we have endorsed as the best.

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We have practical tools to help you develop an apprenticeship programme for your organisation.

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Individual employer hub

Our hub brings together useful information and resources for individual employers and personal assistants.

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Implications of the new intergenerational workforce

Skills for Care board member Des Kelly OBE reflects on the growing intergenerational workforce in social care.

Upcoming events

  • New Visions for Leadership - Newcastle

  • Date: 15 June
  • Location: Newcastle
  • This new workshop, which is open to all free of charge, explores how taking a collaborative approach to leadership has been shown to positively impact on achieving an outstanding well-led service and providing the highest quality of personalised care and support to all those in need of it.
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