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Resource: Action for Prisoners’ and Offender’ Families Leaflets

Action for Prisoners’ and Offender’ Families have published a series of leaflets aimed at providing information and support for offenders and their families. 

Resource: Menu of Preventative Interventions

Public Health England has released their menu of preventative interventions that help to improve people’s health and reduce demand on health and care services.

Resource: Public Health and the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) Sector

Volunteering Matters and The Local Government Association have published their report, “Public health working with the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector: new opportunities and sustainable change”.   The report shows how important it is for local authorities and VCSE sector to work together to make a real impact on the health and wellbeing of the local community.  For more information please click here.  

Resource: Transforming Learning Disability Services

NHS England has launched an online course for people who provide care and support to those with learning disabilities and/or autism, or who are in a Transforming Care Partnership (TCP). 

Resources: Children and Self-Harming

Safeguarding Children’s E-Academy has produced a free resource pack that aims to help raise awareness of the issues surrounding children and young people who are affected by self-harming and provides guidance on where to access support. 

Helping to reduce admissions to hospital in North and South Norfolk

North Norfolk CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group) and South Norfolk CCG are developing a new Supported Care programme which will help to reduce avoidable hospital admissions.

Resources: Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board

The following items have been added to the Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board’s website:

  • Channel 4 Documentary about Modern Slavery
  • Why trust, time and small steps are key to working with people who hoard
  • Free professional learning seminars on FGM (Female Genital Mutilation)
  • Information sheets for partners on Operation Gravity

Report on VCSE Organisations and Children and Mental Health Services

Youth Access have released a report about VCSE organisations experiences of the CAMHS (Children and Mental Health Services) Transformation Programme.

In Good Company – Campaign to Tackle Loneliness in Norfolk

In Good Company is a campaign being run over the next 12 months by more than 20 voluntary and statutory organisations and service providers in Norfolk, with the aim of combatting loneliness among the county’s most vulnerable residents with the key message that no one should spend a lonely day in Norfolk if they don’t want to.

Sustainability and Transformation Plan for Norfolk and Waveney Health and Social Care is Submitted

A Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) for Health and Social Care Services in Norfolk and Waveney has been submitted to NHS England.  


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