Trustees Information Open Afternoon

    Trustees Information Open Afternoon As part of Trustee Week 2017, OCVA are opening their doors for the afternoon and warmly invite any current or prospective trustees to come in and get further help and support. The afternoon will provide you with an opportunity to talk directly to OCVA about any aspects of being a trustee that … Continue reading Trustees Information Open Afternoon

Archway Foundation: Young Vulnerable Adults Project

Thanks to a Big Lottery Awards for All Grant The Archway Foundation will pilot a project aimed at adults aged 18 to 30 who for whatever reason are lonely and in need of fresh opportunities to enjoy activities with others and support in meeting new people, building friendships and improving social confidence. A fortnightly Tuesday afternoon … Continue reading Archway Foundation: Young Vulnerable Adults Project

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (OUH) Maternity Voices Partnership Strategy

Providing a quality service is more than reviewing patient safety events and clinical governance structures; it is about asking local women, families and communities about what we do well in maternity services and how we can learn and change when we do not provide a good service.  The NHS historically has not been very good … Continue reading Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (OUH) Maternity Voices Partnership Strategy

Most services meet the ‘Mum Test’ but there is still too much poor care, finds CQC

Most services meet the ‘Mum Test’ but there is still too much poor care, finds CQC While the majority of services are safe and of a high quality and many are improving, too many people across England are living in care homes and receiving care and support in their own homes that is not good … Continue reading Most services meet the ‘Mum Test’ but there is still too much poor care, finds CQC

Does your organisation use SharePoint or are you thinking about it? 

Does your organisation use SharePoint or are you thinking about it? SharePoint enables you to access information on the go. It is a web-based platform that interacts with Microsoft Office, enabling you to access your work folders remotely. Oxford based software and web agency Alberon, are offering help to local charities to get the best from Microsoft … Continue reading Does your organisation use SharePoint or are you thinking about it? 

Migrant Health Guide – comprehensive update June 2017

Public Health England (PHE) published a comprehensive update to their Migrant Health Guide in June 2017 : https://www.gov.uk/topic/health-protection/migrant-health-guide The Migrant Health Guide was first launched by PHE in 2010 as a resource for health professionals working with migrants. This newest version incorporates the latest figures, guidelines and statistics, as well as expanded chapters on mental health, … Continue reading Migrant Health Guide – comprehensive update June 2017