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26th August 2010

Health at Work Advice Line Wales

Is employee ill-health affecting your organisation? Small organisation employers and their employees can access free professional advice on any occupational, physical or mental health issue. GPs.. read more »

24th August 2010

Statutory Guidance: Fulfilled Lives Supportive Communities Commissioning Framework and Guidance

This circular provides Statutory Guidance on Commissioning Social Services. It is issued under section 7 of the Local Authority Social Services Act 1970. The Framework and Guidan.. read more »

24th August 2010

Older People Wales latest bulletin

 This is the eBulletin from the Older People’s Commission for Wales, with updates of the Commission’s work over the last few months.  You can find the bulletin on the Com.. read more »

24th August 2010

Disability Wales - 10 things you can do to promote disability equality

Following a very successful staff disability training day with Disability Wales, Mencap Cymru, Mind Cymru, RNIB Cymru and RNID Cymru, click here to download the top ten tips from each of these .. read more »

24th August 2010

Falls collaborative network for Wales

A Falls Collaborative network supported by the Change Agent Team from the National Leadership and Innovation Agency for Healthcare (NLIAH), will be led by a multidisciplinary steering group chaired .. read more »

24th August 2010

Government Equalities Office: Equality Act 2010 - The public sector equality duty - Promoting equality through transparency consultation

This consultation is seeking views on proposals for draft regulations to impose specific duties under the Equality Act 2010 on public bodies, including care regulators and local authorites.. read more »

23rd August 2010


The Care Council in its role as the Sector Skills Council for the social care, children, early years and young people’s workforce in the Wales is inviting employers to respond the following c.. read more »

20th August 2010

8 out of 10 say older people deserve stronger rights

An ICM Poll of 1,500 people of all ages, commissioned by the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales, has demonstrated there is overwhelming support for a set of rights for older peop.. read more »

17th August 2010

UKHCA Annual Wales Conference

UKHCA Annual Conference Date: Tuesday 5th October 2010 Venue: Metropole Hotel, Temple Street, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5DY To download booking form click here read more »

17th August 2010

Money Talks - Learning Disability Wales Annual Conference

Money Talks!          Gwerth dy Arian Tuesday 23 and Wednesday 24 November 2010 Holiday Inn, Newport, South Wales   Dear Col.. read more »



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