Developing Place Based Learning Workshops

What is it: Developing Place Based Learning Workshops When is it: Multiple dates (from 11 October – 8 November 2019) Where is it: Multiple sites (see leaflet for details) Of interest to: All staff Summary: Please see below a communication and leaflet from the East Kent Workforce Team: . Developing […]

Adult Safeguarding Training

Click here for information regarding levels of training required for members of staff within your practice and resources to access training (including induction) For more information see: ‘Adult Safeguarding – Roles and Competencies for Health Care Staff’, August 2018 (RCN) RCGP Supplementary Guide to safeguarding training requirements for all primary care […]

Children’s Audiology Service

About the Team: We are a multispecialty service focusing on the early diagnosis and management of hearing loss in children and young people. Our patient centred service aims to provide in depth diagnostic assessment, investigation and habilitative management in order to meet each child’s hearing needs. We strive to maintain […]

Child Safeguarding Training

The Minimum Training Requirements Level 1:   All staff including non-clinical managers and staff working within health care settings; volunteers Level 2:   Minimum level required for non-clinical and clinical staff who have some degree of contact with children and young people and /or parents/carers Level 3:   Clinical staff working with children, […]

Child Sexual Exploitation

What to do if you are concerned about Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Kent has launched a campaign to raise awareness of child sexual exploitation called Operation Willow If you have concerns about a child or young person whom you believe is at risk of sexual exploitation you can call Kent […]

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)

From May 2020 new legislation around Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty will come into force. Click here for more information Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) Newsletter DoLS and LPS comparison table . Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards – important changes April 2017 From Monday 3 April 2017 coroners will no longer have […]

Domestic Abuse Perpetrator Programme

This new, free, twelve session group programme for men aims to explore and address abusive and controlling behaviour within heterosexual intimate relationships. The group will increase awareness of the effects of behaviour on partners and children, whilst developing the skills needed to reduce harm and maintain respectful relationships The first group […]

Domestic Abuse Phone Apps

DASH The Domestic Abuse Stalking and Harassment (DASH) app has been developed to enable members of the public to seek help for themselves and others. This may be useful when helping signpost victims, family members and friends to support services The app provides comprehensive advice and signposting to agencies for: […]