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Month: February 2019

Care Quality Commission Declare Your Care campaign: Case study recruitment

21st February 2019

CQC  would like to hear from you about your experiences of raising concerns about care. They are keen to show stories from a diverse range of people – including people working in health and social care settings. Background The new campaign focuses on why people have been prevented from voicing their concerns about care they … Read more

Social media policy template

19th February 2019

If you have a social media presence for your business and employ staff it’s worth having a social media policy. The policy will give staff guidelines about using the business Twitter and Facebook feeds to avoid any embarrassing or potentially reputation damaging posts being made. The folks over at TechDonut, an online technology resource for … Read more

Small business and sole trader self-assessment checklists for GDPR

18th February 2019

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) have issued a data protection self-assessment toolkit for small businesses and sole traders to help navigate the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that came in last year. Access the self assesment toolkit here Read more

Postcode Community Trust grants available

6th February 2019

The People’s Postcode Lottery have just opened their Postcode Community Trust which offers grants of between £500 to £20,000 for initiatives involved in working to improve the health and wellbeing of communities, as well as those with a focus on reducing isolation. There are two funding rounds in 2019 as follows: Round 1 Stage 1: 6th … Read more

Funding opportunities in Somerset

5th February 2019

There are couple of ongoing funding opportunities available in Somerset: Sedgemoor Community Health Fund – Sedgemoor District Council is offering funding to support communities to deliver health and wellbeing projects to help improve the health of residents in Sedgemoor. Email support@sparksomerset.org.uk for more information. Leonard Laity Stoate Charitable Trust – Grants of up to £2000 … Read more