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Government Winter Plan & Social Care Taskforce Information

Click here to access the Winter Plan 2020 Click here to access the Social Care Taskforce Report & Information - September 2020

iPad offer to Care Homes – September 2020

As part of the Government's commitment to assist Care Homes through the winter, the Dept of Health & Social Care are making available up to 11,000 iPads for care homes through NHSX. All the information, including the application form can…

Learning Disability Pre Health Check Questionnaire Information

You can download the following documents to assist with the Learning Disability Pre Health Checks: Pre Health Check Questionnaire - Editable - Easy Read Pre Health Check Questionnaire - Plain English  

A tribute to Natalie Bonner

It is with great sadness that we have to inform you that Natalie Bonner of Magnolia House lost her battle with cancer yesterday. Natalie devoted her working life to health and social care, having first trained as a nurse and…

COVID-19: Management of Staff and Residents in Social Care Settings

Here you can find information on the management of staff and exposed patients or residents in health and social care settings: Click here to go to the government guidance   Care Homes Guidance: Care Homes_guidance_England - 28 September 2020 Putting_on_PPE_Care_Homes…

Adult Social Care Infection Control Fund

Following the announcement by Rt. Hon. Matt Hancock below is the grant circular and the Minister for Care Letter in relation to the additional £600m grant Adult Social Care Infection Control Fund - Letter from Minister for Care Adult Social…

One Gloucestershire Video – COVID-19: Mental Health Support

One Gloucestershire have produced the video below to assist in gaining support for mental health issues:

COVID-19: Our Action Plan for Adult Social Care from DHSC

Please find below the link to access the Department of Health & Social Care COVID-19 Action Plan: COVID-19: Our Action Plan for Adult Social Care

Digital Social Care Helpline

Click below for support for digital social care, including access to NHSmail: Digital Social Care Helpline Announcement

COVID-19: Are you a care provider in Gloucestershire who is concerned about COVID-19?

GCPA Information, advice and Guidance Frequently asked questions Useful websites GCPA Information, advice and guidance Membership Fees: Considering the unprecedented situation, we all find ourselves in, The Management Team of GCPA are temporarily suspending all membership fees for existing members.…