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Health and social care news

Care workers need proper recognition if Government White Paper ‘People at the Heart of Care’ is to succeed

Published on Friday, 03 December 2021

A senior councillor responsible for adult social care in Coventry has welcomed the Government’s White Paper titled, ‘People at the Heart of Care’, published this week but believes that - for it to succeed – the Government must quickly act to create a care system where people are recognised for the caring work they do and rewarded appropriately.

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Alzheimer’s Society helping to design new Dementia Hub

Published on Wednesday, 03 November 2021

People impacted by dementia have been helping with a citywide consultation on proposals to transform the Maymorn Day Centre in Holbrooks into a Coventry Dementia Hub.

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Mobile COVID-19 testing unit to visit War Memorial Park and city centre

Published on Friday, 09 April 2021

A mobile testing unit will be visiting two key city locations in the coming days to help even more people take a COVID-19 test.

Cross-party letter urges government to continue pandemic adult social care funding

Published on Thursday, 18 March 2021

Three leading Coventry city councillors have jointly sent a letter to the government urging the continuation of emergency adult social care funding due to end at the end of this month.

COVID jabs delivered - Citivision March 2021

Published on Monday, 15 February 2021

Staff and residents at Eric Williams House have had their COVID-19 vaccine jabs.

Xcel to open its doors as testing centre

Published on Monday, 01 February 2021

The Xcel Leisure Centre is set to become the city’s fifth COVID-19 community testing site this week.

New COVID-19 testing system to start next week

Published on Thursday, 26 November 2020

A pilot scheme that will signal the start of targeted, mass testing across Coventry is to start next week.

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Looking after someone? Know your rights.

Published on Thursday, 26 November 2020

Most of us will provide unpaid care for someone who is older, disabled or seriously ill at some point in our lives.

Awards joy for caring staff

Published on Friday, 13 November 2020

Seven individual staff and teams in Adult Services have made it on to the shortlist for the prestigious Great British Care Awards (West Midlands).

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New #YouCanAdopt campaign launches to debunk the myths on adoption and highlight the number of children looking for a new family

Published on Wednesday, 16 September 2020

Regional adoption ages ave joined forces to launch a nationwide recruitment campaign to raise awareness of adoption.

More support for incredible carers

Published on Wednesday, 16 September 2020

Carers across Coventry are to get extra support to help combat the extra pressures and demands bought on by Covid-19.

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