Radfield Homecare

Useful Information

The Care Act 2015

The Care Act came into effect on 1st April 2015 and we have put together an information sheet to highlight the main changes that this new legislation brings into effect. 

The Care Act Information Sheet

 

Social Care Jargon Buster

If you have ever wondered what all of the words and phrases associated with social care mean then a here is a glossary that will hopefully help.

Social Care Jargon Buster

 

Factsheets

We have created several factsheets that you may find useful. You can download them by clicking on the title below. 

Dementia Support Information Sheet

Arthritis Information Sheet

Falls Prevention Information Sheet

Advance Care Planning Information Sheet

Domiciliary Care Funding Information Sheet

Mental Capacity Information Sheet

Top 10 Questions to Ask a Home Care Provider

Coping in Hot Weather Information Sheet

Caring for your Catheter Information Sheet

 

Useful Websites

We have selected a variety of websites that contain a wealth of information about  care funding, health conditions or other relevant issues that affect the care sector that we feel may be useful to you.

Age UK

NHS Choices

Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Dementia Pledge

Dignity in Care

Alzheimers Society

First Stop Care Advice

Multiple Sclerosis Society 

Parkinson's UK

MIND

Diabetes UK

Stroke Association