Well-being of Wales 2016 – 17 – a new report released #well-being #wales

Taken from the Welsh Government website, originally published 25th Sept 2017: http://gov.wales/statistics-and-research/well-being-wales/?lang=en A report presenting the progress we are making as a nation against the 7 well-being goals. This report provides an update on progress being made in Wales towards the achievement of the 7 well-being goals by reference to the 46 national indicators for… Read More Well-being of Wales 2016 – 17 – a new report released #well-being #wales

Direct Payments – Some real progress but so much further to go…. #directpayments #socialcare #wales #SSWbAct

Vin West has been a parent and carer for 30 years. His daughter was the first person in Gwynedd to receive Direct Payments. He helped found the Gwynedd Direct Payments Forum in 2000 and recently supported Gwynedd Social Services, through co-producing a new Direct Payments policy and staff guidance, in line with the 2014 Social… Read More Direct Payments – Some real progress but so much further to go…. #directpayments #socialcare #wales #SSWbAct

Co-ops & Mutuals Wales response to Welsh Government consultation ‘Services fit for the future’ #consultation #welshgovernment #socialcare #wales

David Smith, Co-ops and Mutuals Wales has kindly shared an extract from their response to the Welsh Government consultation ‘Services fit for the future’. The consultation closes on the 29th September. Welsh Government are consulting on proposals to: strengthen leadership in NHS organisations introduce new duties of quality and openness strengthen the voice of citizens in… Read More Co-ops & Mutuals Wales response to Welsh Government consultation ‘Services fit for the future’ #consultation #welshgovernment #socialcare #wales

Exploring the future of health and social care in Wales #socialcare #wales

Recently, the Parliamentary Review of Health and Social Care in Wales held a consultation event in Cardiff. Ceri-Anne Fidler, Policy and Development Officer for the Wales Co-operative Centre, gives her perspective on the day’s events. The Parliamentary Review Panel has been exploring the future of health and social care in Wales.  Looking at current challenges faced… Read More Exploring the future of health and social care in Wales #socialcare #wales

New proposals to strengthen health and care quality and governance in #Wales #carequality #welshgovernment

New proposals to improve the quality and governance of health and social care services in Wales have been published by the Welsh Government. The proposals are part of a White Paper, Services Fit for the Future, Quality and Governance in Health and Care in Wales, published jointly by Health Secretary, Vaughan Gething and Minister for… Read More New proposals to strengthen health and care quality and governance in #Wales #carequality #welshgovernment

Launch of the 2016 Annual Quality Statement

Anfonwyd ar ran Llywodraeth Cymru / Sent on behalf of Welsh Government Please see attached the 2016 Annual Quality Statement for the NHS in Wales and a link to the online version and a statement from Andrew Goodall . http://gov.wales/topics/health/nhswales/?lang=en Gweler wedi atodi y Datganiad Ansawdd Blynyddol 2016 ar gyfer y GIG yng Nghymru a… Read More Launch of the 2016 Annual Quality Statement