This is the eighth edition of the Sherwood ‘Care Worker’s Diary and Directory’ and it is produced at a time of what promises to be another an eventful year in the care sector.

This diary is already acknowledged to be an essential aid to those working in the care sectors. It offers a mobile reference point to busy professionals in the same way as the other Sherwood diaries plus the normal time and date-keeping functions.

Care Worker's Directory contents for 2015 include:
   
Introduction
Details of relevant Central Government Departments, including the Welsh Assembly, Scottish Parliament, Northern Ireland Assembly and other Public and Regulatory bodies
Concise, easy to use and accurate Financial Benefits/Credits information and Benefit Rates Section to assist with assessment and advice
Quick Guide, accurate summaries of relevant law for Care Workers covering Asylum, Immigration, Race Relations & Discrimination, Children & The Family, Caring & Disability, Crime, Gender & Sexuality, Housing, Mental Health, Human Rights and UN Conventions on the Rights of the Child and the Rights of People with Disabilities.
General Social Care Council - contact details, codes of practice for care workers and for employers plus details of the other UK Care Councils
Details of the Care Quality Commission – contact details (all regional contact teams) plus Ofsted contact details (regional offices)
Skills for Care – contact details including regional offices
Full contact details for all Local Safeguarding Children’s Boards, Children & Family Court Advisory & Support Services, Scottish Children’s Reporter Administration, Northern Ireland Guardian Ad Litem Agency
Mental Capacity Act 2005 – Code of Practice and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards requirements as introduced by the Mental Health Act 2007
Charity Commission – contact details
Directory of organisations, including specialist sections covering Addiction and Dependency, Children and Families, Counselling and Therapy, Disability and Illness, Discrimination and Immigration, Services for Older People and Mental Health
All Social Service and Social Work Departments, Health and Social Service Boards throughout the United Kingdom with full contact details.

For information regarding the style and content of the Diary section of this Directory please refer to our calendar diary page

Care Worker's Diaries available for 2015
Diary N – A5 Week to View, with Carer Worker's Directory
Diary P – A5 Day to Page, with Carer Worker's Directory

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