An interactive and engaging conference designed to support care providers, commissioners and local councils successfully deliver Sustainability and Transformation Plans and improve health and care in their
Exploring how to implement the government proposals for prison reform, supporting those working within and supporting the prison system to raise standards and make our prisons places of safety and reform.
Thinking about safety in prison requires shifting from a culture which emphasises punishment, where individuals are merely contained and seen as “unworthy of care” to one where the whole estate seeks to understand vulnerability and trauma and work towards rehabilitation. 2016 saw unprecedented numbers of suicide in prison as well as increased levels of assault
NHS England, as commissioners of healthcare in the secure and detained estate are committed to securing fit for purpose health services for this patient population, working to the principle of equivalence and ensuring an individuals’ access to health services that meet their needs are not compromised by their period in custody. There are national health
Prison safety is integral to being “tough on crime and tough on the causes of crime”. Tony Blair’s mantra from the 1990s – has become seered into the public consciousness – and captured the mood of a nation towards crime and criminality. The fact that successive governments have broadly maintained such a position, speaks to
“I have been studying hard in prison and must thank PET for giving me hope and direction in my life.” [Letter from a prisoners studying to be a trainee hotel manager] Earlier this month The Rt Hon David Lidington MP took up the job of Justice Secretary responsible for the tens of thousands
As we move through 2017, this event is the ideal platform to discuss some of the very latest measures such as the development of Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs), Integration Plans and the use of the Better Care Fund plus the further adoption of the vanguard new models of care.
This conference aims to help all services and agencies on their journey to be better coordinated and inform practitioners how to create a safer, more consistent approach to protecting and safeguarding children and young people.
This year Alzheimer’s Society is releasing the New Deal on Dementia. We all know that dementia is the biggest health and social care challenge facing society today, with 850,000 people currently living with the condition, but it doesn’t get anywhere near the attention it deserves. Alzheimer’s Society want to make dementia impossible to ignore