DaCE arranges and runs a number of training courses for Direct Payments users and for Personal Assistants.
The courses include Moving and Handling, Safeguarding, Infection Control, First Aid, Medication and Being a Good Employer.
If you would like to know more or to sign up to a course contact one of the following:
Angela Woodburn in the west of the county: 01946 825550
Kieron Park in the north: 01228 401952
Chris Thorpe in the south: 01229 870272
They will be pleased to hear from you.
Skills for Care
Skills for Care provides funding for PA training and professional development. DaCE's Independent Living Co-ordinators can help with applications for funding.
If you would like to know about Skills for Care and to access the wealth of information and support materials they have to offer go to www.skillsforcare.org.uk