Woodside Hub offering space to VCS

"An exciting opportunity has arisen for external organisations to be part of our Health and Wellbeing Hub based at Woodside, Middlesbrough. We will be particularly interested in hearing from services that can be provided for older adults that may address a range of needs including; social and occupational engagement, physical health promotion, emotional and psychological wellbeing including loneliness and living well with a range of physical and mental health conditions including Dementia.

Virtual Event Invite- Exploitation of Children & Young People in Cleveland

South Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership is holding a virtual event in order to share the Cleveland Police Report entitled ‘The Exploitation of Children in Cleveland’ with our practitioners who work under the safeguarding agenda. The event will be co-hosted by Detective Chief Inspector Shaun Page, chair of the Tees Strategic VEMT Group and Sarah Pritchard from Barnardo’s.

Friday 11 June at 9:30-12:30.

Dementia Guide: Living well after diagnosis (Alzheimer's Society April 2021)

The dementia guide includes sections on:

  • About dementia
  • Treatments
  • Living well
  • Planning ahead 
  • Services for people with dementia
  • Research
  • Alzheimer’s Society support services
  • Other useful organisations
Available versions of the guide

WCYC Case Study Template (WCYC April 2021)

We are working on creating a bank of diverse carers stories which will be used to raise awareness of caring to the wider public, help other carers to feel less isolated in their experiences and be used to build a stronger narrative and understanding of the local caring landscape. 

This template will provide a framework for pulling information together, this will help to keep case studies consistent and quicker to create and process.

Referral form. Carers of loved ones discharged from Roseberry Park (M&S Mind) Stockton Mind Carers Service

Middlesbrough & Stockton Mind and Redcar & Cleveland Mind both provide carers services in their local areas respectively. They have now teamed up to deliver a new project, complimenting their existing offer, supporting those who look after loved ones who are recently discharged from Roseberry Park. Middlesbrough & Stockton Mind are the first point of contact and will pass over any clients who fall within the Redcar and Cleveland area. 

Referral form for new service as well as information for both carers services below.

Webinar: Supporting adult carers

On 25 March 2021, the National Institue for Health and Care Excellence delivered the webinar: Supporting adult carers. 

This webinar focuses on NICE's Supporting adult carers guideline and upcoming quality standard which aim to improve the lives of carers by helping health and social care practitioners identify people who are caring for someone and give them the right information and support.

Covid-19 Vaccination Carers Standard Operating Procedure (Department of Health & Social Care and partners)

Guidance for Covid-19 vaccine deployment programme: unpaid carers (JCVI priority cohort 6). 

This standard operating procedure (SOP) has been developed to support the consistent approach to the offer of COVID-19 vaccination to unpaid carers within priority cohort 6.

This includes: