Tag Archives: information and advice

Spooky spies and social work

Some might think this is the most tenuous link to have ever found itself on the Better Lives blog, but I have form in linking TV shows to social care (see the Coronation Street one). I mean spies of the … Continue reading

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Looking out for carers in the Care Act

In my second post on the Care Act, I start with a reminder that the Government has only just finished consulting on the many pages of draft regulations and guidance and will use this feedback to finalise information┬áto be published … Continue reading

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One number, one service, one woman and one extraordinary team

As mentioned in our last blog, there are four services that have come together to form a new organisation and on Tuesday at the Leeds City Art Gallery, it was the official launch of the bigger Carers Leeds and their … Continue reading

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