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Social Care Book Club

Recognising a shared love of books, journals, articles and blogs, George Coxon and Jane Brightman have created a book club for everyone in social care. Each month we feature our recommended read. We really want to hear from you, thoughts and feedback about pick of the month plus any recommendations for reads that we should be featuring. Put the kettle on and lose yourself for a while!

The Outstanding Manager Network

The Online Network for Outstanding Managers of adult social care provision is a place to share good practice, discuss related topics and raise standards in the sector. CQC state that Outstanding Managers are innovative, embrace technology and network with others. This network is facilitated and administrated by Jane Brightman and Jude Vernalls (J&J Consultants). All we ask is that members respect each other, accept others ideas for debate and remain professional. This group has been running since 2014 so there is a wealth of information and file uploads available.

Social Care Innovators

The Social Care Innovators group is open to anyone with an interest in improving social care for the better. The group, led by the Institute of Health and Social Care Management formed in January 2021 and meet once a month. Chaired by Adam Purnell and Morten Mathiesen, there are also a number of smaller subgroups which include: Power and Rights (chaired by Dr Caroline Green) Positive Image of Social Care (chaired by James McLoughlin) Workforce (chaired by Caroline Bartle and Paul Featherstone) Issues Care Providers Face (chaired by Jenni Mack and Mark Topps) Digital and Technology (chaired by Charles Armitage…