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Social Prescribing and Mental Health

Dania Hanif

Published: February 20, 2020

– Brendan Hill, CEO, Mental Health Concern Social Prescribing, link work, and community-based support have come to the fore over the last couple of years partly as a result of being included in the NHS Long-Term plan’s commitment to make personalised care ‘business as usual’ across the health and care system. This is clearly a…

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Introduction to the EDP

Dania Hanif

Published: February 13, 2020

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Our New EDM's Thoughts on the EDP...

Dania Hanif

Published: January 27, 2020

With ever-increasing cuts to public funding and growing competition for grant and philanthropic funds, many organisations are desperate to find ways to diversify their income. Understandably, the potential opportunities for diversification from enterprise or trading is often treated with caution or avoided. Building on from that, the Enterprise Development Programme (EDP) has been designed to…

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How to Apply

Dania Hanif

Published: January 20, 2020

The application process will ensure organisations looking to join the enterprise movement have minimal restrictions and maximum support to organisations whatever stage in their enterprise journey they may be. For those looking to apply we will only be seeking details of enterprise ideas or motivations and context of how it will benefit your organisation and…

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Launch of Project to Support Adult Social Care Sector with Data and Cyber Security

Dania Hanif

Published: January 13, 2020

The Association is delighted to announce the launch of a project that seeks to better understand the digital, data and technology issues faced by social care providers of services to working age adults and how best to support them implement safe data and cyber security practices. In collaboration with VODG, we will use surveys, focus groups,…

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Eligibility to Join the Programme

Dania Hanif

Published: January 13, 2020

The Association has been chosen to be the national partner for the mental health sector.  We can help to explain the programme, support you with applications to join it, and will have a key role in helping successful applicants to progress their ideas and grow their enterprise activity.  For any initial enquiries, organisations can contact…

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Enterprise Development Programme Expands to Include Mental Health Sector

Dania Hanif

Published: December 5, 2019

Following a successful pilot, the Enterprise Development Programme (EDP) will reopen in the New Year, and will expand to be able to support charities and social enterprises operating in the mental health and equality sectors, in addition to those working in homelessness and youth. The EDP is led by a partnership of national infrastructure bodies…

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EU Exit Planning Case Studies

Dania Hanif

Published: December 4, 2019

In addition to your participation in the fortnightly survey, CPA want to share examples of how care providers are preparing for EU exit. Please let us know if you would consider being featured as a case study in – for example – guidance, social media or trade press? Topics would include: how you are supporting…

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EU Exit Planning Survey

Dania Hanif

Published: November 27, 2019

As members of the Care Providers Alliance, we are undertaking a survey of care providers in the VCSE mental health sector to understand the sector’s preparedness in the case of Brexit; this will run fortnightly, will be open for 7 days only, and will take no more than 10 minutes to complete. No individual organisation will…

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Guest Blog: Suicide - A Preventable Death

Dania Hanif

Published: November 18, 2019

– Gemma Bruce, Head of External Affairs, Turning Point On 8 November, Turning Point launched our national Suicide Prevention Strategy at our substance misuse service in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. We chose Leicester because we provide both crisis mental health and substance services locally and there is a strong culture of partnership working between statutory…

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Mental Health Bulletin | October 2019

Dania Hanif

Published: November 14, 2019

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WMHD - Here's what's happening...!

Dania Hanif

Published: November 14, 2019

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