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Learning resources to support social care workers with end of life care

Blog posted on Thursday 13 May 2021

As Dying Matters Awareness Week prompts discussion around the importance of planning for death, we've put together a round-up of some of our key learning resources to help social care staff and employers develop their knowledge and skills in providing end of life care.

Advice and resources for supporting mental wellbeing among the social care workforce

Advice and resources for supporting mental wellbeing among the social care workforce
Blog posted on Wednesday 12 May 2021

Mental Health Awareness Week is a key time for reflecting on the importance of mental wellbeing and encouraging conversations about mental health. At Skills for Care supporting the mental wellbeing of the adult social care workforce is a key part of what we do.

Dying Matters: end of life care and education during lockdown

Blog posted on Monday 10 May 2021

Springhill Hospice on supporting and educating the adult social care force and why dying matters.

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Digital technology and capabilities in adult social care

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Reviews on the adoption and scalability of technology innovation in the sector and digital capabilities of the adult social care workforce are currently underway.
Date:
Thursday 6 May 2021

Skills for Care and QCS announce new partnership to support managers

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The new partnership supports adult social care managers to develop best practice and knowledge, keep up-to-date with sector developments and share ideas with like-minded peers.
Date:
Wednesday 28 April 2021

Skills for Care to be part of leading centre to implement evidence in adult social care

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Skills for Care will be partnering with the University of Birmingham, as part of a broader consortium of key stakeholders from across the four nations of the UK, to develop a new Centre for adult social care, which will aim to put evidence into practice to promote and maintain people's independence and wellbeing.
Date:
Wednesday 24 March 2021
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