Prostate Cancer & Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer & Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

We’ve seen quite a few different topic of the months lately to do with cancer, like World Cancer Day and Breast Cancer Awareness, but this month there are to different types of cancer being highlighted – prostate cancer and ovarian cancer. Prostate cancer affects many...
Topic of the Month: Domestic Violence

Topic of the Month: Domestic Violence

Quite a strong topic for this month’s topic of the month: Domestic Abuse. With various lockdowns happening over the past year and stay at home orders being issued domestic abuse has risen, meaning we are seeing much more interest in charities and organisations that...

Domestic Abuse

This month we are looking at quite a big issue in the HSC sector: domestic abuse. Domestic abuse is a repeated pattern of behaviour that often escalates in occurrence and severity over time. The Home Office defines domestic violence and abuse as: “Any incident or...
Skills for Care

Skills for Care

This month I have decided to look at the state of the sector as depicted by Skills for Care in its recent publication ‘The state of the adult social care sector and workforce in England’ I think it’s important that we don’t under estimate the challenges that the...