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Devolution – a message for Leeds

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care, Learning Disability, MailChimp, Mental Health, News, Older People, PSI
2020-05-27T13:56:50+01:0027th May 2020|

A message from Councillor Judith Blake CBE, Leader of Leeds City Council and Tom Riordan CBE, Chief Executive, Leeds City Council We hope you and your families are keeping well. It continues to be a challenging time [...]

Tackling Coronavirus Episode 1: “We will come out of it, but things will be different”

By |PSI, Uncategorised
2020-05-20T12:11:23+01:0013th May 2020|

Tackling Coronavirus Episode 1: “We will come out of it, but things will be different” By Sean Tunnicliffe, Communications Officer, Forum Central This is the first in what will be a series of blog posts where I [...]

Disability Customer Service Awareness Training from Purple

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, PSI
2020-05-20T12:23:55+01:0013th May 2020|

Purple has published a series of e-tutorials aimed at raising awareness of the importance of delivering good customer service for disabled people. The seven-part series includes practical hints, tips and examples to bring this issue to life. [...]

Guidance for People Receiving Direct Payments

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, PSI
2020-05-13T12:31:24+01:007th May 2020|

The Government has released guidance for people who receive support via direct payments, including through personal budgets and personal health budgets, local authorities, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and providers who support and deliver care via direct payments. [...]

Locality Facebook Groups – response to Coronavirus

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
2020-05-13T12:54:31+01:0031st March 2020|

Leeds City Council have set up 33 locality ward Facebook pages where Covid 19 updates will be posted. Please join a group if you live, work or have family connections in any of the wards.   Your [...]

COVID-19: Charity Commission Guidance

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
2020-04-01T09:04:32+01:001st April 2020|

Understandably, many charities are concerned about what to do during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, so the Charity Commission has published some advice based on “frequently asked questions” it has received in the last few weeks. The Commission says [...]