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The latest guidance for challenging behaviour and learning disabilities was published by The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), yesterday. NICE state the guidance ‘will cover the care and shared care provided or commissioned by health and social care, in whatever care setting the person lives’. The guidance, ‘Challenging behaviour and learning disabilities: […]Read More
This revised Code of Practice (‘the Code’) has been prepared in accordance with section 118 of the Mental Health Act 1983 (‘the Act’) by the Secretary of State for Health after consulting such bodies as appeared to him to be concerned and laid before Parliament. The Code will come into force on 1 April 2015. […]Read More
Congratulations to The Vale of Evesham School (Worcestershire), Addington School (Wokingham) and High Park School (Bradford) They all have recently gained the Team Teach Gold Award. Gold Award: Congratulations to the Vale of Evesham School (Worcestershire) Second Gold Award and Addington School (Wokingham) Fourth Gold Award. See our FAQs for more information about our Gold […]Read More
The Children’s Homes Regulations 2015 have been laid in Parliament. Along with this, the Guide to the Children’s Homes Regulations including the Quality Standards, and the DfE consultation response report has been published on their website. The Regulations and accompanying Guide aim to: ensure that children’s homes provide high quality care, set high aspirations for […]Read More
Care provider Castlebeck Care (Teesdale) Ltd has been fined £100,000 after a patient died while being restrained using an unauthorised technique at a Nottinghamshire mental health hospital. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) brought the prosecution after Derek Lovegrove, 38, suffered a cardiac arrest at Cedar Vale, a 16-bed nurse-led facility for patients with severe […]Read More