Community Care http://www.govtoday.co.uk/ Thu, 02 Apr 2015 07:42:56 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev (info@mypapit.net) en-gb Better support for children with mental health issues http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18913-better-support-for-children-with-mental-health-issues The National Children's Bureau (NCB), is today publishing advice for schools to better support pupils with mental health issues and to promote well-being as part of school life.

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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:27:07 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18913-better-support-for-children-with-mental-health-issues
The merits of NHS health checks http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18881-the-merits-of-nhs-health-checks A national meeting of health professionals, organised by Public Health England, is taking place in Leeds today (26 February 2015) to discuss the merits of NHS Health Checks.

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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:25:18 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18881-the-merits-of-nhs-health-checks
National standards or national scandal? http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18822-national-standards-or-national-scandal One of the central areas of the government re-organisation of health services has been the greater emphasis on care at home. On the face of it, being cared for at home has many benefits for those in receipt of such services.

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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:53:22 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18822-national-standards-or-national-scandal
Proposed webinar series - public health http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18804-proposed-webinar-series-public-health Rationalised with feedback generated during our ongoing partnerships, the latest in association with NICE and chaired by the Faculty for Public Health – November 2014

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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:56:07 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18804-proposed-webinar-series-public-health
The pressure sore problem http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18781-the-pressure-sore-problem Type a question on this subject in to your search engine. Your immediate result will be a solicitor looking to act on behalf of people who have acquired a Pressure Sore in care. Compensation on the way!

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Wed, 07 Jan 2015 15:00:16 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18781-the-pressure-sore-problem
Parents urged to cut kids’ sugar intake http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18774-parents-urged-to-cut-kids-sugar-intake Parents are being urged to make four simple changes to their children's diets as part of a Public Health England campaign to reduce sugar intake.

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Mon, 05 Jan 2015 10:50:02 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18774-parents-urged-to-cut-kids-sugar-intake
Ill health more common for shift workers http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18766-ill-health-more-common-for-shift-workers Shift workers are more likely than others to have multiple long-term illnesses despite generally being younger than the general population, research has found.

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:21:03 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18766-ill-health-more-common-for-shift-workers
Entrepreneurial parents lead the change in early years services http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18751-entrepreneurial-parents-lead-the-change-in-early-years-services Six new enterprises set to improve the lives of young children have been launched in south London by Design Council, Guy's and St Thomas' Charity and the London Boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark.

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Mon, 08 Dec 2014 12:49:13 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18751-entrepreneurial-parents-lead-the-change-in-early-years-services
New funding to support unpaid carers http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18737-new-funding-to-support-unpaid-carers Hundreds of thousands of pounds of funding has been awarded to volunteering programmes designed to provide support for unpaid family carers.

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Mon, 01 Dec 2014 12:55:24 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18737-new-funding-to-support-unpaid-carers
Leading by example to keep kids safe from the sun http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18732-leading-by-example-to-keep-kids-safe-from-the-sun It seems like the younger generation is lost in a world of technology and getting them away from screens can be a battle. However getting kids playing outdoors in the sunshine is vital to the development of everyday life skills and their overall health and wellbeing.

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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:17:06 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/community-care/18732-leading-by-example-to-keep-kids-safe-from-the-sun