Archive of: CRB
18 April 2017
The ECA Chair and Committee would like to invite you to our forthcoming Lunch Conference
Come and meet with Essex County Council and hear about their plans to spend the £24 Million additional funds for adult social Care
Wednesday 26th April 12.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Central Baptist Church, Victoria Road South, Chelmsford Essex CM1 1LN
12 April 2017
Care England, the largest representative body for independent providers of adult social care, despite opposition from Essex Council, has obtained the Court’s permission to proceed with its Judicial Review proceedings against Essex County Council challenging the fee rates its pays to independent care home providers.
31 March 2017
From Monday 3rd April 2017 coroners will no longer have a duty to undertake an inquest into the death of every person who was subject to an authorisation under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
21 March 2017
As you will be aware, Essex County Council has opened up a tendering process for care providers seeking inclusion onto the Council’s Integrated Residential & Nursing Framework. The deadline for tenders is noon on 6 April 2017.
27 February 2017
Please see the link below to the latest newsletter from The Essex Care Association (EICA)
25 January 2017
One of ECA's (EICA's) Director, Rachel Van Staveren appeared in a short interview on the local section of the Sunday Politics Show with Andrew Neil
12 January 2017
CQC have launched new partnerships with a number of national charities to ensure that the views and experiences of people who use services always remain at the heart of our regulation of health and social care in England.
12 January 2017
The heads of three Commons committees have urged the prime minister to find a "political consensus" on funding social care in England before 2020.
11 January 2017
Essex Independent Care Association are offering this innovative Management and Leadership Development programme FREE to EICA Members as part of our Member offer for 2016/17.
The course has been developed to meet the needs of the Health and Social Care Sector in Essex and offers a unique opportunity to raise esteem and competence within the sector.
23 December 2016
Please click on the link to hear EICA on BBC Essex – Dave Monk Drivetime show.