Papers for the meeting of the ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS Network 07/12/18

3 December 2018
Source: ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network + Vision UK

Agenda and paper for the next meeting of the ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS network attached. To be held on 07/12/18, 11.00am – 3.00pm, Location: RNIB, Judd Street, London BSL Interpreters and a Speech to Text reporter have been booked for this meeting     Please note the Next meeting will be at: The Pocklington Hub, Tavistock House

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ADASS Agenda 07
ADASS Agenda 07

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ADASS Sensory Network Presentation - Action On Hearing Loss
ADASS Sensory Network Presentation - Action On Hearing Loss
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ADASS Network Meeting Dec 18 Involve Services PPT
ADASS Network Meeting Dec 18 Involve Services PPT
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ADASS Dec18 Simon Labbett
ADASS Dec18 Simon Labbett
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Valerie Gidney ADASS 7 Dec 18 Pptx
Valerie Gidney ADASS 7 Dec 18 Pptx
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The ADASS Physical and Sensory Impairment, HIV/AIDS network response to the LGA Green Paper consultation. In collaboration with Vision UK.

26 September 2018
Source: ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network + Vision UK

Attached is the ADASS Physical and Sensory Impairment, HIV/AIDS network response to the LGA Green Paper consultation. In collaboration with Vision UK. The lives we want to lead The LGA green paper for adult social care and wellbeing  is only a starting point and they want to build momentum for a debate across the country about how to fund the

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ADASS Physical And Sensory Impairmen Network LGA Green Paper Consultation Response
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Vision UK Announce the chairs for two of their strategic transformational panels

28 August 2018
Source: Vision UK

Vision UK are delighted to announce that the we have recruited joint chairs for both the Vision UK Research, Cures and Treatments panel and the Vision UK Services, Support and Care panel. Vision UK’s mission is to improve lives by raising the priority given to eye health and sight loss. We will involve private, public and voluntary organisations to: improve

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Agenda and Papers for the ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network meeting 14/09/18

20 August 2018
Source: ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network

Agenda and Papers for the ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network meeting on 14/09/18 attached below. we will add further papers as we receive them. The agenda is below and attached 11.00 Apologies and Introductions, Mike Hennessey 11.05 ADASS Executive Feedback, Mike Hennessey 11.10 Mike Hennessey: Future funding of Social Care green paper.  https://www.gov.uk/government/news/government-to-set-out-proposals-to-reform-care-and-support        

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ADASS Agenda 14

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15.9.18 National Stroke Programme
15.9.18 National Stroke Programme
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PF  ADASS Phys Sens Network
PF ADASS Phys Sens Network
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Dan Williams Visualise Information
Dan Williams Visualise Information
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3 2018-09-14 ADASS Physical And Sensory Impairment Board Final  Mike
3 2018-09-14 ADASS Physical And Sensory Impairment Board Final Mike
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When I’m Gone ADASS
When I’m Gone ADASS
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NHS pressures and care market failures across country means short-term funding must continue, ADASS budget survey reveals

15 June 2018

Despite a welcome injection of short-term funding into the sector, adult social care across the country face care market failures, reduced investment in prevention, and the knock-on effects from NHS pressures – such as an increased focus on people delayed in hospital, and a reduction in NHS spend on continuing health care – the Association for the Directors of Adult

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Sector showcase: Housing and independent living. HousingLIN and CIH

23 March 2018
Source: Housing LIN and the Chartered Institute of Housing

This briefing, by CIH and Housing LIN, seeks to showcase schemes that have been developed by housing organisations working in partnership with social care, and often health partners. The aim is to support housing and social care partners to look at what can be achieved when considering the needs of older and disabled people in their localities, and to consider how doing

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Agenda and information for the ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network meeting 16/02/18

7 February 2018
Source: ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network

Agenda for the ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network meeting 16/02/18  and the word and PDF versions of the presentations attached. Below are some links in connection with the presentation from Deidra Barr from Henshaws.    These videos and pages are referred to either in flat picture format or playing part of the video. The Knowledge Village:   https://www.henshaws.org.uk/knowledge-village

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ADASS Agenda 16

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Deidra Barr Henshaws Presentation
Deidra Barr Henshaws Presentation
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National Seven Steps - Space To Add Logo #4
National Seven Steps - Space To Add Logo #4
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Seven Steps 22

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Agenda and presentations for the ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS Network Meeting 01/12/17

9 November 2017
Source: ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS Network/Vision UK

Agenda and presentations for the ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS Network Meeting 01/12/17  

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ADASS Agenda 01 12 17
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2  JWON 1 Dec 2017 ADASS Network
2 JWON 1 Dec 2017 ADASS Network
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4 WAD 2017 ADASS-FINAL  Cheryl Gowar
4 WAD 2017 ADASS-FINAL Cheryl Gowar
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ADASS Presentation December 2017 Debbie James
ADASS Presentation December 2017 Debbie James
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ADASS Presentation December 2017 Debbie James
ADASS Presentation December 2017 Debbie James
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Cost Avoidance Presentation August 2017 (002)
Cost Avoidance Presentation August 2017 (002)
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Department of Health launches the updated Certificate of Vision Impairment Form and Explanatory Notes.

17 August 2017
Source: Department of Health

When a person’s sight loss reaches certain levels they are entitled, if consenting, to be certified as severely sight impaired or sight impaired by a Consultant Ophthalmologist. Certification should be seen as an opportunity for the patient to access support and services and not an end point. Certification of Visual Impairment became an NHS outcome measure/public health indicator for England

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ADASS CVI Press Release 17
ADASS CVI Press Release 17

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ADASS: Ready Steady Go! Driving stability and innovation in the adult social care market

22 May 2017
Source: ADASS

With the sustainability of the care market a key risk for adult social services, ADASS and EY organised a roundtable of adult social care leaders to debate the challenges and explore potential ways to put the market on a more stable footing. Ever since the Care Act took effect, councils have been grappling with their new duty to foster sustainable

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