Book Now for the Mid Essex Showcase

10th June 2016Events/ Opportunities, Health

Following the tremendous success of last year’s Mid Essex Showcasing Healthcare event at Broomfield Hospital, we are pleased to announce that this year’s event will be held on Thursday 15 September. For further details and booking, please download and complete this form (click here). Deadline for booking is Friday 17 July 2016.

Reducing Reoffending Workshop | 3 June 2016

24th May 2016Events/ Opportunities

Reoffending has a significant impact on the public – both on victims of crime directly and on public confidence and feelings of safety. It also has an impact on public sector services, drawing heavily on resources.  There is no single agency response to the issue and, as a result, agencies must work together to develop … Read More

Healthwatch Neurological Focus Groups

15th April 2016Events/ Opportunities

Heathwatch Essex want to shine a light on the experiences of people with a neurological condition including brain injury, epilepsy, Huntington’s Disease, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy or stroke. They want to find out how diagnosis could have been improved, what would have been the best way for them to have been … Read More

Chelmsford and Maldon PREVENT conference

4th April 2016Events/ Opportunities

“PREVENT is part of the UK counter terrorism strategy preventing people from becoming involved in extremism, radicalisation or supporting terrorism. As with many safeguarding issues PREVENT sits within the counties high level priorities, royal assent was given to the new …………….. Act in June 2015 meaning that local authorities and partner agencies have a duty … Read More

Essex County Council Direct Payment Consultation

30th March 2016Events/ Opportunities

Essex County Council is running a consultation looking at the contracts we have for services that help people to use their Direct Payments. These are services that help people with: – Writing their Care and Support Plan – Payroll for Personal Assistants who they employ – Accounts Payable, helping people to pay bills and invoices … Read More

Devolution Event Cancelled

30th March 2016Events/ Opportunities

We regret to inform you that the Event on Devolution booked for the 4th April is postponed for the foreseeable future. This is because the Government have, subsequent to the Budget, issued an East Anglian Devolution Agreement attached which is essentially an offer to Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk but not Essex. While we are assured … Read More

Connect Well Providers Needed

7th March 2016Chelmsford CVS, Events/ Opportunities

Connect Well   New community focused direct referral project seeks local community providers for mutual attraction and connecting with local people! Connect Well, the new social prescribing project in Mid Essex has just been launched!  The project aims to raise awareness of the excellent support that exists in our local communities from self-help groups, to … Read More