23 April SSIA Webinar: Delivering learning disability services in Wales The Social Services Improvement Agency (SSIA) are proud to announce the forthcoming webinar ‘Delivering learning disability services in Wales’ on Wednesday 23rd April at 11am. more…
16 July Older people and social care in Wales: standards, funding and improving residential care This seminar focuses on the standards of social care for older people in Wales. Delegates will also discuss wider challenges for older people’s health and social care provision. more…
24 April Social Health Care Expo The Expo is regarded as one of the industry’s leading event in Wales. Held annually at Cardiff City Stadium, the Expo attracts over 1,000 visitors each year and is now in its third year. The event brings together the organisations that supply the sector, the providers delivering the service, the professionals supporting the sector and the individuals and families receiving care and support services. more…
8 May Annual SCiP Conference 2014 There are still places available to attend the annual SCiP North Wales Conference. more…
9 May Mobile Knowledge and Learning Project Review We are pleased to invite you a review of the Mobile Knowledge and Learning Project to be held on Friday 9th May at 10.00 hrs. in The Future Inn, Cardiff Bay. more…
4 June VQ Day 2014 VQ Day is a National celebration of vocational qualifications for students, teachers and employers. It shines a light on and recognises the millions of talented and skilled people throughout the UK who are awarded VQs. more…
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14 April Launch of Induction Framework for Foster Care and Short Break Care New guidance about the skills and competencies expected of foster carers and short break carers has been launched by the Care Council for Wales. more…
10 April Care Council will be at Social Health Care Expo 2014 The Care Council will take part in this year’s Social Health Care Expo on Thursday, 24 April. more…
1 April New Fitness to Practise rules come into force Today the Care Council will implement new fitness to practise procedures when investigating a complaint or allegation about a registered worker or student. more…
1 April Seminar considers regulatory models Care Council Board members, staff and guests from partner organisations were given three presentations relating to models of regulation at a recent seminar. more…
31 March Tenth anniversary Accolades to go ahead in 2015 The Accolades will celebrate their 10th anniversary when they are held in 2015. more…
31 March Important to build on work with social care managers The Care Council needs to build on progress made to develop the skills and leadership of social care managers in Wales. more…
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