Health, family support and social care
Information about health, family support and social care for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
Grant helps fund training for adult social care providers
Adult social care providers across County Durham will be able to access additional training for their staff thanks to a £44,000 grant.
Funding for technology to help improve adult social care provider services
The Technology Improvement and Innovation Fund (TIIF) aims to support care providers with up to £1000 to improve their service through...
I already work in adult social care
Find out more about ongoing training and development we can offer you if you are already working in adult social care.
Find care and support services
Find information about social care and support services for people living in County Durham.
Effective Complaint Handling for Care Providers
The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman look at individual complaints about councils, all adult social care providers (including...
'Light at the end of the tunnel': Social care workers express relief at receiving Covid-19 vaccine
Keyworkers caring for some of County Durham's most vulnerable residents have begun to receive their Covid-19 vaccines at a new dedicated...
Risk Assessment including care planning
This course is aimed at all staff in health and social care. The course discusses both residential and domiciliary care. At the end of...
Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care
...underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills required for a career in the health and social care sector at a managerial level. The...
New opportunities in County Durham's care sector
New job opportunities are being created in County Durham's adult social care sector as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.