Just found mental health petition online: Make it compulsory to have a mental health first aider at work #wheresyourheadat Please join me in calling on Sarah Newton, the Minister of State for Disabled People, Health and Work to commit to updating the Health and Safety At Work Act to ensure that busi...
Who are you complaining to? I have advocacy arranged by the County Council to deal with my complaints against them and the care provider. So it's the Council, not the care provider, you should complain to about not meeting the Care Act requirements. If they don't or won't comply, go to the Ombudsma...
bowlingbun wrote:
Sun Jul 15, 2018 9:13 am
Push for the DST to address the current issues.
Then deal with the previously paid fees later.
The CHC nurse said nothing had changed, so they get round that to avoid current issues. Plus the advocate was useless at the meeting
Hi there. I was lead to believe by the local Advocacy Service that I could get 'all the help I needed'. Then on another occasion that it was limited according to the new Carers' Care Act - which is supposedly very narrow indeed. After extensively trying to communicate and not able to be heard by the...
Bit of a tricky situation I'm in. I am in the midst of dealing with my Mum's NHS Continuing Health Care funding care fees, together with a company assisting us. This company sent an advocate out last Tuesday, under the assurance they'd secure an NHS CHC checklist, even though the CCG said an 'annota...
Hi. Does anyone know anywhere that takes used UK stamps? Our local Library used to take them to pass onto somewhere, sadly they've closed.
Has anyone taken probiotic supplements ie like Acidophilus for digestion/healthy gut?
Hi there. Took my Mum to appointment, and got talking with a lady. Who said she holidays in Madeira in a Studio Apartment for £43 a week. That can't be right....? Can't find anything online.
Hi there, wasn't sure where to post this, or if it's been addressed already. With all the claims in the press of how carers save the government millions, how come there's not the necessary support available, ie whether practical, emotional or legal? As I am and what I've read on here others struggle...
Just came across the below. Hope it helps with care funding problems lots of carers are struggling to get for their loved ones. Thousands of patients to get personalised NHS budgets Around 350,000 people could soon qualify for right to select and pay for treatments through bespoke care plan https://...