TRAINING

Workshops scheduled for Suffolk by Duet Diabetes  2018 “DUET diabetes provides interactive diabetes education and training to staff at all levels, and any workshop booked with DUET diabetes will be delivered by an experienced Diabetes Specialist Nurse (who also works within the NHS).  All workshops are for up to 12 attendees in order to maintain an […]

Read More

AGE UK SUFFOLK – BIG KNIT 2018

We are pleased to announce the Big Knit is back for 2018 and I am contacting you to see if you know of any keen knitters that may be able to help us  reach our target of 25,000 hats.  These hats  will raise an amazing £6,250 for vital services & support for older people in […]

Read More

INVITATION TO JOIN IN A “WINTER WONDERLAND” EVENT – 4-6TH December 2018

AN INVITATION FROM TPIC TO JOIN THEM IN THEIR “WINTER WONDERLAND” EVENT 4th, 5th and 6th December 2018 The Association has been asked to circulate details of the “Winter Wonderland” event which care providers TPIC are organising. Please see full details by clicking on the following link: Invitation to a Winter Wonderland from TPIC December […]

Read More

Suffolk Safeguarding Adults Board Newsletter 2018

Click on the following link to download the Suffolk Safeguarding Adults Board Newsletter 2018   Suffolk Safeguarding Adults Board Newsletter 2018

Read More

CQC Fee increases

CQC Fee increases – update from Prema Dorai, Chair of SAICP (November 2018) Following concerns over the fee increases implemented by CQC this year raised by some of our members I wrote to both Sir Ian Trenholm at CQC and the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care. In addition to the response I […]

Read More

THE 2019 SUFFOLK CARE CONFERENCE – ADVANCE NOTICE (please keep the date free)

The 2019 Suffolk Care Conference  Will take place on 21st March 2019 at Wherstead Park – please keep the date free. Arrangements are currently underway – we are delighted that one of our keynote speakers will be Martin Green OBE, CEO of Care England Trade stands are available (bookings are already being taken) and anybody […]

Read More

CARE DEVELOPMENT EAST (formerly the Suffolk Brokerage)

Care Development East (formerly the Suffolk Brokerage): www.caredevelopmenteast.co.uk New appointment at Care Development East We’re delighted to announce that Suzanne York – known as Sue – has been appointed Workforce Development Manager. Sue joins Care Development East from Suffolk Family Carers where, over the past three years, her work with the senior team has included […]

Read More

DIABETIC PAGE

Workshops scheduled for Suffolk by Duet Diabetes November 2018    “DUET diabetes provides interactive diabetes education and training to staff at all levels, and any workshop booked with DUET diabetes will be delivered by an experienced Diabetes Specialist Nurse (who also works within the NHS).  All workshops are for up to 12 attendees in order to […]

Read More

SAICP AUTUMN NEWSLETTER 2018

SAICP AUTUMN NEWSLETTER 2018 Dear Providers I am delighted to be issuing my first newsletter since having been elected as Chair of SAICP Limited at the 2018 AGM. Hopefully you will each have been able to appreciate and enjoy some of the remarkable summer weather we have had this year but, I am mindful that […]

Read More

DOMICILIARY – update on the proposals by ACS for the replacement contract for Support to Live at Home

SUFFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL NEW DOM CONTRACT  (REPLACING SUPPORT TO LIVE AT HOME) Updated October 2018 Following the engagement period between ACS, providers and other stakeholders,  the proposals for the new dom contract are being presented to SCC Cabinet on 9th October.   Details of the paper being presented can be accessed on the Suffolk County […]

Read More

HMRC’s Social Care Compliance Scheme Employer Guide September 2018…A Little Clarity…Finally!!

Update November 2018  The following update has been voluntarily sent in to SAICP from Lloyd Clarke at Attwells Solicitors :  “The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has last Friday published further guidance on sleep-ins.   I have drafted an article on the same, which is available on my LinkedIn and Twitter pages, the […]

Read More

SAICP AGM 2018 – REPORT AND DETAILS OF THE SAICP STEERING GROUP 2018/19

REPORT ON THE SAICP AGM HELD AT IP CITY ON 20TH JUNE 2018 The Association’s AGM was held on 20th June 2018 at IP City in Ipswich and was attended by 32 members. A copy of the minutes and report from the Chair and Financial report will shortly be available along with a copy of […]

Read More

Data Protection compliance.

    Free training day Don’t forget to book to attend the Care Development East free training day on GDPR taking place on November 22nd at Ip-City, Ipswich. There’s lots of GDPR help for you on our website here.    

Read More

SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS 2018

2018 SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS  HOME ABOUT CATEGORIES SPONSORS 2018 WINNERS THE SUFFOLK CARE AWARDS 2018 and the winners are…….!!!!! PROMOTING DIGNITY AND RESPECT IN EVERYDAY LIFE This award has been kindly sponsored by Suffolk County Council A culture that promotes innovative and creative ways of incorporating dignity and respect into all aspects of people’s lives. […]

Read More

FIRE SERVICE INFORMATION AND TRAINING

Following the 2017 Suffolk Care Conference we are delighted to have established a valuable link with Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service. Please find below files which contain vital information and guidance for providers relating to fire prevention in the health and social care sectors and information on training and support available. This information has been […]

Read More

ACS – Fee Negotiations for 2019/20

ACS rates for 2019/20 (updated December 201)   The Association has held an initial meeting with ACS regarding fees for the coming year. ACS summarised their initial cost pressure/challenges and thoughts for the coming year as follows:     Significant overspend this year, due to increased demand for unbudgeted services Further demand pressures for services […]

Read More

SAICP Membership Application form 2018/19

The Association’s membership year runs from 1st April until 31st March. The membership fee for 2018/19 is £70 per provider outlet Please email moira@industrious-kaleidescope.flywheelsites.com for a membership application form for 2018/19 or click on the following line to download a copy.   SAICP Limited Membership Application Form 2018 to 2019[2305843009219050104] This year we are asking […]

Read More

INAPPROPRIATE HOSPITAL DISCHARGES AND REPORTING FORM

  Inappropriate Hospital Discharges  2014  We are still receiving the forms and sending them into the CCG.  We have also now met with the head of clinical quality at the CCG and they are finding the information very useful. There have not been so many forms in the last few months so I hope that […]

Read More

Professional standards

Please see attached a copy of the Professional Standards which has been adopted by the Association which has been agreed.   Professional standard template 23.12.14

Read More

SAICP Limited, Board of Directors and Terms of Reference June 2018

To contact the Association central email contact is:  moira@industrious-kaleidescope.flywheelsites.com Registered address: c/o Chater Allan, Beech House, 4a Newmarket Road, Cambridge CB5 8DT Company registration number: 07846897 Postal address c/o the Administrator, 4 Oakfield Drive, Pilson Green, South Walsham, Norfolk NR13 6EH : Telephone 01603 270616 SAICP Chair – Prema Dorai (prema@industrious-kaleidescope.flywheelsites.com) SAICP Limited was formally registered at […]

Read More