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24th September 2010

Care Forum Wales is now on Twitter!

We've joined the revolution and joined like-minded folks on Twitter. We'll be regularly updating our Twitter feed with news and events from the care industry in Wales and beyond. So go on, give.. read more »

24th September 2010

Only a few spaces left for Wales Care Awards dinner

The Wales Care Awards are just over a month away and the gala dinner which will take place in the glamorous surroundings of City Hall in Cardiff on October 29 is almost a sell-out. There ar.. read more »

21st September 2010

Alzheimer's numbers to double by 2030

The number of people with dementia globally is estimated to nearly double every 20 years, according to a report released today (September 21) for World Alzheimer's Day. The World Alzheimer .. read more »

10th September 2010

Care staff views sought on professional misconduct rules

Care staff and social workers are to be asked for their views on new proposals for dealing with professional misconduct. The Care Council for Wales is consulting with registered practition.. read more »

9th September 2010

Conference aims to boost status of 'care at home' workforce

Conference aims to boost status of 'care at home' workforce The Care Council for Wales is hosting a conference aimed at providing recognition and support for the 'care at home' workforce. .. read more »

8th September 2010

Cash for study on impact of home closures

A Swansea University research project into the effects of care home closures in Wales has been given a £130,000 funding boost, the South Wales Evening Post rep.. read more »

7th September 2010

Health & Safety Update for Members

The following links are now available for your information: Managing migraine in the workplace---   Mental health anti stigma initiative  time to chang.. read more »

3rd September 2010


Finalists for the Wales Care Awards 2010 have now been announced.  Click here to view  The Wales Care Awards are an annual event run by Care Forum Wales to showcase best practice ac.. read more »

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