Monthly Archives: February 2015

Adult safeguarding and domestic abuse: guide to support practitioners

The aim of this new publication is to help staff give better informed and more effective support to people who need an adult safeguarding service because of domestic abuse. It addresses situations where an adult who has care and support … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Society achieves one million Dementia Friends ambition

The biggest ever social action movement to change perceptions of dementia is today (Saturday 21 February) celebrating creating one million Dementia Friends. Just over two years since it was launched, Alzheimer’s Society‘s Dementia Friends programme is now transforming the way … Continue reading

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10 Books that will change how you see history

History doesn’t have to be the stultifying grind you remember from high school. It can be shocking, and funny, and sad — and even if you don’t remember all the dates and faces, it can leave you knowing more about … Continue reading

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Who will you dress up as this World Book Day?

World Book Day 2015 is just around the corner, this special day takes place on 5th March. What is your favourite book, or character from a book? Many children will be asked to dress up for school. Perhaps the adults … Continue reading

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The Guardian want to know which is your favourite book cover

To celebrate reaching a million followers on Twitter,  The Guardian are celebrating with a series about favourite books. This week, they want to see some great and interesting book cover designs among all the books you own. Click here to find out … Continue reading

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CQC Rates Inclusion Healthcare Social Enterprise CIC in Leicester “Outstanding”

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found the quality of care provided by Inclusion Healthcare Social Enterprise CIC in Leicester to be Outstanding following an inspection carried out in November 2014. The city centre health care service which provides accommodation … Continue reading

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