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Accountancy & Banking


CAF Bank


Address: 25 Kings Hill Avenue, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent ME19 4JQ
Telephone: 03000 123 444
Email:
Website: http://www.cafonline.org/care
CAF Bank
CAF Bank provides lending, banking and deposit account services for not-for-profit care providers, as well as for other UK charities and social enterprises. We are owned by a charity, driven by a social purpose and trusted by customers with over £1 billion of deposits.

Are you looking for a flexible finance partner to help you fund the purchase, build or renovation of care facilities? We offer tailored loans of between £50,000 and £5 million, repayable over 2-25 years. And our team of experienced relationship managers travel to meet every borrower, to fully understand the organisation’s aims, objectives and project proposal. 

 

The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

Advocacy and Information Services


Agenda Consulting


Address: The Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU
Telephone: 01865 263720
Email:
Website: http://www.agendaconsulting.co.uk
Agenda Consulting
Successful organisations are those that maximise the capability, engagement, and commitment of their people. In the increasingly competitive and financially stretched social care services sector, the advantages of retaining good people for longer are clear. 

With more than 10 years’ survey experience in the not-for-profit sector, Agenda Consulting has helped more than 100 organisations to measure the engagement of their staff and volunteers. We can provide benchmarks on key factors which influence engagement, enabling you to compare with others in your sector on those important areas.
 

The Care Workers Charity


Address: Hill Place House, 55a High Street, Wimbledon Village, SW19 5BA
Email:
Website: www.thecareworkerscharity.org.uk
The Care Workers Charity
This charity is dedicated to supporting current, former and retired care professionals who, through no fault of their own, have fallen on hard times. By offering pockets of financial support the CPBF is able to truly make a big difference to lives of those who are less fortunate.

 

Capability, Compliance and Assessment


Cognisco Ltd


Address: Conway House, University Way, Cranfield , Bedfordshire MK43 0FQ
Telephone: 01234 757520
Email:
Website: www.cognisco.com
Cognisco Ltd
Helping you evidence and maintain a capable and confident workforce.
 

Construction & Maintenance


Castleoak


Address: Raglan House, Malthouse Avenue, Cardiff Gate Business Park, Cardiff, South Glamorgan CF23 8BA
Telephone: 029 2054 8800
Fax: 02920 545453
Email:
Website: www.castleoak.co.uk
Castleoak
With 30 years’ experience working exclusively in the care and retirement living sector, Castleoak has built an award winning reputation for successful project delivery for care homes, extra care and retirement apartments, care villages and specialist care schemes across the UK.
 

Energy Consultancy


The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

Event Support


Eventpro UK Limited


Address: Rosewood House, 43 Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3DU
Telephone: 01509 610 452
Fax: 0845 299 1499
Email:
Website: http://www.eventprouk.com
Eventpro UK Limited
Event Management & (FREE) Venue Finding Specialist! We offer complete events solution for the logistics, production & management of your event at competitive prices. However large or small your event we will provide a bespoke service specifically designed to help you achieve your objectives, within budget & on time.
 

Financial & Insurance


Advanced Payment Solutions


Address: Cottons Centre, Cottons Lane, London SE1 2QG
Telephone: 020 3535 7350
Email:
Website: http://www.mycashplus.co.uk/business/our-solutions/healthcare.aspx
Advanced Payment Solutions
The secure, low cost alternative to corporate credit cards. Whether you have staff claiming expenses, or are seeking to replace petty cash, the Cashplus Business Expense Card is the ideal solution for all care organisations:
 

CAF Bank


Address: 25 Kings Hill Avenue, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent ME19 4JQ
Telephone: 03000 123 444
Email:
Website: http://www.cafonline.org/care
CAF Bank
CAF Bank provides lending, banking and deposit account services for not-for-profit care providers, as well as for other UK charities and social enterprises. We are owned by a charity, driven by a social purpose and trusted by customers with over £1 billion of deposits.

Are you looking for a flexible finance partner to help you fund the purchase, build or renovation of care facilities? We offer tailored loans of between £50,000 and £5 million, repayable over 2-25 years. And our team of experienced relationship managers travel to meet every borrower, to fully understand the organisation’s aims, objectives and project proposal.

 

Capita CARE


Address: CARE
Capita Specialist Insurance Solutions, Minton House,
Woodlands, Woodlands Lane,
Bradley Stoke, Bristol, Avon BS32 4JT
Telephone: 0800 169 4616
Fax: 01454 616 810
Email:
Website: www.capitacare.co.uk
Capita CARE
Capita CARE has delivered specialist insurance for the care & charity sector for over 25 years, providing insurance for UK care homes and charities. CARE can provide a multitude of insurance solutions that are tailor made to your organisation.
 

CaSE Insurance


Address: Manor House , 19 Church St , Leatherhead , Surrey KT22 8DN 
Telephone: 0333 800 9838
Email:
Website: www.caseinsurance.co.uk
CaSE Insurance
CaSE Insurance is a specialist charity and not-for-profit insurer. We provide comprehensive and competitive insurance and risk management support to a range of care organisations across the UK. We were created by the sector, for the sector and remain part-owned by charity law firm Bates Wells Braithwaite and the National Council for Voluntary Organisations. Read more about our specialist charity insurance and feel free to contact us for a free insurance and risk management review, simply mention that you are an NCF member.

 

The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

Legal Services


Anthony Collins Solicitors


Address: 134 Edmund Street, Birmingham B3 2ES
Telephone: 0121 200 3242
Fax: 0121 212 7442
Email:
Website: www.anthonycollins.com/who-we-help/health-social-care/
Anthony Collins Solicitors

Health and Social care organisations are being asked to deliver more for less and to balance increasing demands for quality services with  challenging economic circumstances. Anthony Collins Solicitors (ACS) acts as an expert for many leading health and social care providers, helping them to navigate this highly complex legislative and regulatory environment.

Our depth of expertise in health and social care legal practice covers numerous issues frequently faced in regulation, property, employment and governance. We can support you in many ways, including with:

  • property development projects, and the buying and selling of care homes
  • crisis management and dispute resolution
  • a range of employment issues including TUPE, pensions and National Minimum Wage
  • regulatory challenges, reputation management and CQC inspections.

At ACS our purpose is to improve lives, communities and society by working with like-minded clients who share our vision and passion. For over 40 years we have been successfully combining market-leading legal expertise with a commitment to excellence and long-term relationships.

To receive the latest e-briefings, news, events and training for the health and social care sector, sign up to our NEWSROOM service: http://newsroom.anthonycollins.com/subscribe

 

The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

Legionella Control Services


Nant Ltd


Address: Crescent House, Broad Street , Bilston, West Midlands WV14 0BZ
Telephone: 01902 636355
Email:
Website: www.nantltd.co.uk
Nant Ltd
Nant Ltd is an industry leading provider of water safety solutions, including Legionella Control, to the owners and occupiers of premises all across the UK. 


We assist in the fulfilment of your legal responsibilities relating to Legionella control & Scald Risk, as laid out in the HSE’s Approved Code of Practice and Guidance (ACoP L8), HSG 274 Part b,  BS8580 and HTM 04-01, HTM 01-05 in areas of water safety. 

NCF has negotiated an exclusive package for its members. 
  • Group prices on our services: 10% discount on Legionella risk assessment
  • Free ROSPA approved Online Legionella training per Legionella risk assessment per site
  • Free Electronic logbook following Legionella risk assessment 
  • Free CPD accredited Legionella prevention training to all NCF members
  • Free bespoke1 to 1 consultancy and desktop audits
  • Free periodic newsletters
To take advantage of this offer and save hundreds of £££ please contact im1@nantltd.co.uk or call at 01902 636355 and quote NCF10
Contact Name- Imran. 

 

Management Consultancy


CareGuard (Nomad Care Management Ltd)


Address: Columbia House , Columbia Drive, Worthing , West Sussex BN13 3HD 
Telephone: 01903 791388
Email:
Website: www.careguard.uk.com
CareGuard (Nomad Care Management Ltd)
CareGuard is a suite of Safeguarding services, developed for the Health and Social Care sector. Audit, Review, Investigation and ongoing Support are offered by Colin Young and his team who have substantial Safeguarding knowledge and experience. If you have a Safeguarding issue, or want reassurance / advice, CareGuard will deliver. 
 

Purchasing Management


Marr Procurement Ltd


Address: 5 Pappus House, Tollgate Business Park, Colchester, Essex CO3 8AQ 
Telephone: 01206 382888
Email:
Website: www.marrprocurement.com
Marr Procurement Ltd
Marr Procurement Ltd are procurement specialist for the Care Sector

NEW NCF Principal Partners - meet the team at the NCF Annual Conference 2017, 15-16 May, Birmingham

Christoph will also be presenting to the NCF Finance Forum on 2nd March.

 

Recruitment


Live In Care


Address: Office 4, 505a Hale End Road, Highams Park, London E4 9PT
Telephone: 0203 489 2292
Email:
Website: http://www.liveincarejobs.co.uk
Live In Care
Live In Care Jobs is the UK’s leading resource connecting those who need live in care with Live In Carers.
 

Raine Recruitment


Address: 53 High Street, Market Lavington, Wiltshire SN10 4AG
Telephone: 01380 698146
Email:
Website: www.rainerecruitment.com
Raine Recruitment
A specialist recruitment consultancy devoted exclusively to the health and social care industry. Our key partner is Hilary Shenton who has a formidable reputation in retained recruitment – in all levels of search and selection and the effective solution of resourcing problems. Care home recruitment includes chief executives, operations/regional/area managers, home/general managers, clinical care and specialist managers/directors.
 

Secure Healthcare Solutions


Address: Grand Station, Sun Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands WV10 0BF
Telephone: 0121 2859449
Email:
Website: www.securehealthcaresolutions.co.uk
Secure Healthcare Solutions
Nurse Led Care at home provider registered with the Care Quality Commission. We also provide temporary and permanent staffing solutions across the healthcare sector. 

 

Surveyors & Architects


Carterwood


Address: Aztec Centre, Aztec West, Bristol BS32 4TD
Telephone: 08458 690777
Fax: 01454 838048
Email:
Website: www.carterwood.co.uk
Carterwood
Annual Partner of our Annual Conference

Carterwood is a specialist chartered surveying practice, established in 2008 by directors Amanda Nurse and Ben Hartley and operates exclusively within the long-term healthcare sector. The directors have practical business knowledge combined with 25 years of experience working in healthcare, enabling clients to receive advice from a different angle.

Carterwood buys, sells, values and provides consultancy advice across the healthcare sector. The directors themselves handle the instructions along with the rest of the team, offering a uniquely personal service.
Their clients are wide ranging and include: banks and financial institutions; corporate and private operators; investors; developers; 'not for profit' providers and the public sector.



Read the CMM article 'Straight Talk' by NCF Executive Director, Vic Rayner, detailing the new NCF Rising Stars initiative and how it is leadership in action.

For further information about Carterwood’s services and approach, please contact us on the details below:

 

Pozzoni Architecture Limited


Address: Woodville House, 2 Woodville Road, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 2FH
Telephone: 0161 928 7848
Email:
Website: www.pozzoni.co.uk
Pozzoni Architecture Limited
Pozzoni is an Architects Practice with extensive knowledge and experience of designing for specialist care. We strive to understand the needs, aspirations and objectives of care providers, residents, families and staff to create an architecture that is personal to those who live or work there; a non-institutional ‘home’ environment which enhances and supports the best delivery of care. We currently have projects across the UK, we can act as a single point of contact for our clients and we have the capability and experience to take the full responsibility for our clients’ needs.

Pozzoni are principal sponsors of the NCF Managers Conferences since 2004

 

Technology & Telecoms


c360


Address: Inapsect Technology Ltd, Basing House, 46 Hight Street, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire WD3 1HP
Telephone: 0208 133 6062
Email:
Website: www.c360.co.uk
c360

July 2017 offer for NCF Members - Reduced monthly subscription fees available

With more and more Care Home groups signing up to c360 and our close affiliation with the National Care Forum we would like to offer a reduced monthly subscription fee to c360 of £85 per home per month, with unlimited users, to all NCF members that have a no obligation demo in July.
  
No obligation demonstration offer
Once you have had your demonstration we will hold the offer for 2 months as we know it can take a while to get things signed off.



c360, is a very easy to use compliance management system created specifically for care home teams that replaces cumbersome spreadsheet based systems.  Users can conduct mock CQC inspections using our innovative CQC style inspection wizard and carry out internal audits such as Infection Control, Care Plan Audits, Medication Audits, Meal Experience checks and more.  

All of the audits you need are in c360 and you can even use your own existing audits as well. Users can create, manage and track integrated action plans with reports available at the click of a button.  

Monitor training compliance in an easy to use training matrix module and capture incidents and complaints for automated incident trend reporting. You can even submit notifications online to the CQC. Stay one-step ahead and keep everything you need in one place with c360, the most advanced secure cloud based compliance platform for service providers.
 

C4 Multimedia


Address: JMS Studios, Park Farm, Hethersett, Norwich, Norfolk NR9 3DL
Telephone: 01603 814099
Fax: 08701 381844
Email:
Website: http://www.c4multimedia.co.uk
C4 Multimedia
C4 Multimedia offer a full web development service including consultancy, design, development, search engine optimisation and maintenance.
 

Cura Systems


Address: 27 Edgware Court, High Street, Edgware, London HA8 7NP
Telephone: 020 3621 9111
Email:
Website: http://www.cura.systems
Cura Systems

Cura is a comprehensive care home system that delivers real benefits to everyone connected to the home - connecting to care home owners, care managers, caregivers, residents, regulatory bodies, friends and family. 

Cura makes providing care more meaningful, more engaging, more valuable and can enable you to deliver better care at the the right time, in the right place for better outcomes. Take a giant leap for your home today!

Why choose Cura?

We offer the most comprehensive solution for your demanding needs

  • We are incredibly responsive to your needs
  • We focus on simplifying your workflow
  • We know we cannot succeed without you
  • Our service is personal to you
  • We create valuable relationships with our customers
  • Security of your data is of utmost importance to us


 

Eclipse Nursecall Systems Ltd


Address: The Mount, Mount Gawne Road, Port St Mary, Isle of Man IM9 5LX
Telephone: 01624 832821
Fax: 01624 836279
Email:
Website: www.aurum79.co.uk/
Eclipse Nursecall Systems Ltd

ENS will be launching the U.K.'s first touchscreen nurse call system. 

Aurum nursecall allows staff and residents to access the world of digital services as well as point care databases.

Aurum includes hands free nursecall and automatic staff enrolment in care bedrooms.


 

Health Metrics


Address: 100 Pall Mall, St James, London,  SW1Y 5NQ
Telephone: 0207 321 3707
Email:
Website: www.healthmetrics.co.uk
Health Metrics
Health Metrics are the leading supplier of Care Management Systems to the global care sector. With over ten years' experience they have created eCase. The only care software that is in use throughout the whole spectrum of the care sector, including: not-for-profit, residential, learning disabilities, home care and assisted living communities.

eCase delivers all of the tools care businesses need to run effectively, efficiently and safely including:
  • Rostering
  • Quotes and contracts
  • Care plans and assessments
  • Medication management
  • Staff training and management
  • Surveys
  • Care quality management
  • Person-centred care portal for the wider circle of care
  • Reporting and management information

eCase is also uniquely scalable  for care providers running across multiple locations, with care reporting and business intelligence available at the touch of a button. This means your care managers and care quality leaders can gain valuable insight in an instant.

The system is incredibly intuitive, with information available on all manner of a person's care in just a few clicks. Health Metrics also provides 24/7 support for your teams and eCase can be setup within a matter of weeks.

Discover how your business is performing, with instant occupancy levels, service costs and operational intelligence, via eCase's fully featured business intelligence system.

eCase can work via the cloud or your own onsite hosting, and it works on almost all devices with a web browser - allowing you to avoid large scale technology purchases.

Most importantly, eCase is intuitive, it doesn't just log the care your teams provide, but it analyses and adapts workflows, care plans and reports based on your own best-practice and personm-centred principles.

Challenge Health Metrics with your biggest pain points in managing care and find out why eCase is used in over 75,000 beds and some of the biggest companies providing care today.

 

iCareHealth


Address: Weavers Mill, High Street, Haverhill, Suffolk CB98DD
Telephone: 01440 766400
Fax: 01440 713 200
Email:
Website: https://www.icarehealth.co.uk
iCareHealth

 

IP Technology


Address:
Telephone: 01794 524003
Email:
Website: www.ip-technology.com
IP Technology
Established in 2002, IP Technology are dedicated to providing friendly and jargon free tailored IT solutions from 1 to 300 users. Sales, Service and Support all provided in a package to suit you. Call us for an informal chat about your IT requirements. IP Technology – Making Sense of I.T.
 

Person Centred Software


Address: Crossweys House, 28-30 High Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3EL
Telephone: 01483 604108
Email:
Website: http://www.personcentredsoftware.com
Person Centred Software
The leading provider of innovative mobile solutions for evidencing care interactions and care planning. 350+ care homes evidence care as it happens with our easy-to-use app creating 400,000+ care notes every day - improving care quality; supporting CQC inspections; reducing paperwork; giving carers more time to care; improving the care cycle. 
 

Radar Healthcare


Address:
Telephone: 0330 2232740
Email:
Website: www.smartgatesolutions.co.uk
Radar Healthcare
Radar Healthcare from Smartgate Solutions is the Quality Management and Compliance software system for Health and Social care providers. Working with industry experts we create personalised and tailored solutions to meet the required regulations and standards.
 

Training and Staffing


ACC


Address: Office & TV Studio 12 Warren Yard, Warren Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire MK12 5NW 
Telephone: 01908 318990
Email:
Website: www.acctv.co
ACC
Everyone at ACC is passionate about supporting the outstanding care of older people. We use the power of story telling to engage, inform and inspire continuous learning and development in care home and home care organisations.

ACC is recognised as a Centre of Excellence Learning and Development provider by Skills for Care and is a 2016/2017 Accolades Finalist.

As you know, the care of older people and the workforce, which provides that care has evolved. ACCs contemporary learning and development practices support you to meet organisational and workforce goals. The ACC Learning Pathway will help your team build on skills and knowledge to reach an individual and organisational goal. We recognise that adult learners are continuously building on a foundation of knowledge, skills and experience.

The ACC Learning Pathway provides building blocks that individuals or organisations select to build on that strong foundation. Learners should not feel constrained by their designation or title but rather be inspired to continue learning.

ACC provides courses and support resources. Let’s talk about your Learning and Development goals and please ask us about the ACC Learning Pathway and the 2017 Course Guide.


WCS’s CEO Christine Asbury “We looked at how we could bring play back into learning and development.” - Hear more from Vic Rayner and Christine Asbury discussing WCS’s use of ACC here

How will ACC provide support you as an NCF member? 

  • An opportunity to discuss with your fellow NCF members who are also members of the ACC learning community about how they are using ACC to promote a culture of continuous learning and development – with outstanding care at its heart. 
  • An opportunity to become a member of ACC’s learning community at a 20% discounted rate 
  • Special Events to support you to recruit, retain and develop your staff
If you would like to  talk to us about your Learning and Development goals for individuals and your  organisation, or arrange to talk to an NCF member from our learning community, please contact ACC on 01908 318990 or email us at msuk@acctv.co.


 

BVS Training Ltd Description


Address: The Lightbox Address, 111 Power Road, London, W4 5PY
Telephone: 0345 644 2866
Website: www.bvs.co.uk
BVS Training Ltd Description
BVS is one of the leading providers of video-based training resources for the social care sector. 
Over 80 courses are available covering all the Care Certificate subjects and more. 
All courses are available on DVD, online or as downloadable videos. CPD accredited and certificated.
 

Oomph! Wellness


Address: c/o Nuffield Health, Sheepcote Lane, London SW11 5BT
Telephone: 0203 601 6363
Email:
Website: www.oomph-wellness.org
Oomph! Wellness
Oomph! stands for Our Organisation Makes People Happy!
 

Skills for Care


Address: West Gate, 6 Grace Street, Leeds LS1 2RP
Telephone: 0113 245 1716
Fax: 0113 243 6417
Email:
Website: www.skillsforcare.org.uk
Skills for Care
Skills for Care is the employer-led workforce development body for adult social care in England. We work with employers across England to make sure their people have the right skills and values to deliver high quality care.
 

The Learning Quest Ltd


Address: 24 Forest Road, Branksome Park, Poole, Dorset BH13 6DH
Telephone: 07773 722768
Email:
Website: www.thelearningquest.co.uk
The Learning Quest Ltd
The Learning Quest offers bespoke training and development solutions for companies of all sizes. Specialising in:
  • One to one coaching
  • Helping staff realise their full potential
  • Increasing team effectiveness in the workplace
  • Excellent customer service programmes
  • Helping companies to identify their core values and embed them into the workplace
  • Management development programmes

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