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HERO docs & Word-Bank help with CQC reporting

The CQC routinely check all health and care organisations against its five key values. Many mental health trusts requiring improvement may be searching for ways to improve on effective, care, and responsive aspects. Researching inspection reports shows that trusts often need to demonstrate they enable…

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Get Yourself Active projects a universal language

Get Yourself Active uses Word-Bank to create a common language for disabled peoples user led organisations, County Sports Partnerships, local authority social care departments and NHS healthcare providers. “We have been really pleased with the Word-Bank software on the Get Yourself Active website. It has…

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Searching for a HERO

HERO docs works in partnership with Project SEARCH to provide work based placements and support for clients to roll out the new service starting at BARTS Healthcare’s Whipps Cross Hospital. Enabled City is introducing Health Easy Reading Online documents (HERO docs)—a new solution to an…

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EFDS’s Active Communication Conference

On Monday, April 11th, Enabled City attended the Active Communication Conference at the Manchester Macdonald Hotel and Spa. This conference was a one-day event organised by the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) on accessible communications in sport and physical activity. It was a chance…

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How to embed NHS England’s Continuing Healthcare films into your website

NHS England has worked with Greenwich CCG and Enabled City to create a national CHC film, to help explain the national policy framework better to people and families. You can embed either version (full length and/or playlist) into your website at no cost. CHC full…

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House of Lords revoke old and new stadium licenses

House of Lords have debated a bill to empower local authorities to revoke match day licenses for ‘glacial access improvements’ to old and new stadiums. Lord Chris Holmes, Equality and Human Rights Commissioner has written to all major sponsors asking ethic’s of sponsoring illegal activities….

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PhotoRoute SEN education enrichment course

The  PhotoRoute enrichment course was developed in partnership with Tottenham Hotspur Foundation following success of earlier joint work. PhotoRoute was originally developed from travel training concepts used by people with learning disabilities, used by the London 2012 Paralympics, Tottenham Hotspur FC and Foundation. People with learning disabilities becoming the…

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Premiership Rugby World Cup 2015 Revenues

All eyes will be on the UK this summer as the 2015 Rugby World Cup draws near. The massive sporting event will bring together teams from all over the world to compete for the ultimate prize in rugby. Cities like London, Manchester, Brighton, Cardiff, Leeds,…

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Health Literacy – Proportionate Universalism?

What is Health literacy? “Health literacy skills are those needed to gain access to, understand, and use information to promote and maintain health. At its most basic, health literacy involves functional literacy, numeracy, and ICT skills for understanding health information, but also includes skills to…

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University of Cambridge & Leading Change Highlights EnabledCity

University of Cambridge’s Leading Change programme focuses on social entrepreneurs within the Commonwealth providing a diverse and visionary range of services. The Leading Change programme is a partnership between The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, Comic Relief and The Royal Commonwealth Society, developed exclusively for the…

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