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Matching Looked After Children and Young People: Admissions Guidance for Residential Services image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Matching Looked After Children and Young People: Admissions Guidance for Residential Services

Date
22/06/2020

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication

Updated guidance setting out the Care Inspectorate’s expectations for residential services to plan for and assess the needs of children and young people before a placement begins, to consider how the needs of individual children and young people will be met.

Records that all registered care services (except childminding) must keep and guidance on notification reporting image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Records that all registered care services (except childminding) must keep and guidance on notification reporting

Date
30/04/2020

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Guidance on the records all registered care services (except childminding) must keep about people who use a service, staff records, environment and safety, complaints, medication, finance, staffing levels and deployment. It also includes guidance on notification reporting for all...

Compassion at Work: Soothing the System image
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Compassion at Work: Soothing the System

Date
27/04/2020

Category
Event

Moving More Often image

Authors
CAPA Team

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Moving More Often

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Guidance

A guide for older people experiencing care in their own homes to support them to move more often every day, promote independence and the possibility of continuing to live at home.

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Authors
CAPA Team

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Families Information Sheet

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Guidance

Information sheet on why moving more is important for older relatives

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Authors
CAPA Team

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Fortune Teller

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Guidance

People enjoy making these, having a bit of fun, connecting with others, using their skills, remembering their childhood and moving a bit more.

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Authors
Active and Independent Living Improvement Programme

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Specific exercises to build strength and balance and decrease risk of falls

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Guidance

Developed by physiotherapists, these exercises will build strength and balance, no matter what your age. Highly recommended from 50 to 110

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Self-Care Helps Us Deliver the Best Care

Date
25/03/2020

Category
Event

Delegates will be supported to improve what they and their teams do by actively protecting their wellbeing. They will learn from each other, and examples of leaders in the system already doing this, the value of self-care and wellbeing in delivering the best health and social car...

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Scottish Out of School Care Network National Conference

Date
23/03/2020

Category
Event

Supporting people with eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties (Dysphagia) image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Supporting people with eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties (Dysphagia)

Date
18/03/2020

Category
Guidance, Care Inspectorate Publication

Guidance, developed with Scottish Care and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, highlighting good practice to support people with eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties (Dysphagia)

The Impact of Learning for Sustainability on Educational Outcomes - A Summary of Findings image

Authors
Scottish Government

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The Impact of Learning for Sustainability on Educational Outcomes - A Summary of Findings

Date
18/03/2020

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A summary of research into the impact of Learning for Sustainability on educational outcomes.

Children and Young People Bulletin: 7 - 13 March 2020 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Children and Young People Bulletin: 7 - 13 March 2020

Date
13/03/2020

Category
Children and Young People Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments concerning children and young people

Adult and Health Bulletin: 7 - 13 March 2020 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Adult and Health Bulletin: 7 - 13 March 2020

Date
13/03/2020

Category
Adult and Health Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments in adult social care and health.

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Authors
Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

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Safe Use of Bed Rails

Date
11/03/2020

Category
Guidance

Guidance promoting the safe use of bed rails

Records childminding services must keep and guidance on notification reporting image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Records childminding services must keep and guidance on notification reporting

Date
10/03/2020

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Guidance on the records childminding services must keep about people who use a service, staff records, environment and safety, complaints, medication, finance, staffing levels and employment. Also includes guidance on notification reporting for childminding services. C

Children and Young People Bulletin: 29 February - 6 March 2020 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Children and Young People Bulletin: 29 February - 6 March 2020

Date
06/03/2020

Category
Children and Young People Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments concerning children and young people

Adult and Health Bulletin: 29 February - 6 March 2020 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Adult and Health Bulletin: 29 February - 6 March 2020

Date
06/03/2020

Category
Adult and Health Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments in adult social care and health

Children and Young People Bulletin: 22 - 28 February 2020 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Children and Young People Bulletin: 22 - 28 February 2020

Date
28/02/2020

Category
Children and Young People Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments concerning children and young people

Adult and Health Bulletin: 22 - 28 February 2020 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Adult and Health Bulletin: 22 - 28 February 2020

Date
28/02/2020

Category
Adult and Health Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments concerning adults and health

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Authors
Education Scotland

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Realising the Ambition

Date
26/02/2020

Category
Guidance

Early years practice guidance designed to refresh and build upon the original principles and philosophy of Pre-Birth to 3 and Building the Ambition

Children and Young People Bulletin: 13 - 21 February 2020 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Children and Young People Bulletin: 13 - 21 February 2020

Date
21/02/2020

Category
Children and Young People Bulletin

A weekly bulletin produced by our policy team providing an update on the key developments concerning children and young people