Living with medicines

You are invited to participate in a survey being conducted by a PhD student who is studying how prescription medicines affect those who use them long-term. All responses are anonymous and the survey itself should take about 10-15 minutes to … Continued

Carers Rights day

Carers Northumberland are holding their annual Carers Rights Day at Morpeth Town Hall on Friday 20th November 2015 from 10am to 1.30pm.  Refreshments will be available. The event is a chance for carers to get information and advice. Several organisations … Continued

Awkward moments

Have you ever wondered what you should or shouldn’t do when you meet someone with a visible disability? Scope and Channel 4 have produced a series of short films based on real life situations that disabled people face every day. … Continued

Keiro launch new guides to care pathways

Keiro provide specialist care, support and rehabilitation services, from hospital to home for people with neurological conditions. Their care homes which offer nursing support cater for a range of needs and conditions such as acquired brain and spinal injury, as … Continued

Care Quality Commission Inspection

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England. They monitor, inspect and regulate services to make sure they meet standards of quality and safety. They then publish their findings, including performance ratings, to help … Continued

National Audit Office report

A new report by the National Audit Office (NAO) has shown that the government has failed to achieve key objectives for improving services for millions of people with neurological conditions. Reviewing progress against recommendations made by the House of Commons Public … Continued