TEC Programme – Overview of Year One Activity

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This short paper provides an overview of investment released in 2015/16, grouped where possible into investment themes, and sets out some of the key areas of national activity, including that progressed under the Improvement Programme. TEC Programme – Overview of Year One Activity (July 2015)  

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A Stitch in Time? – Evidence and Case Studies

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Third Sector Evidence and Organisational Case Studies A Stitch in Time? has completed a number of evidence reviews and organisational case studies as well as commissioning pieces of research. These support commissioners and third sector organisations to better understand what works and to better improve the outcomes which matter to people in our local communities. […]

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Dementia Specific Carer Support

Examples of Practice

To meet the support needs of carers throughout the changing stages of the dementia condition by providing more intensive ongoing support on a longer term basis.

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Supporting Older People into Caring

Examples of Practice

By supporting carers early in their caring role the project provides an anticipatory and preventative approach to maintaining carers’ health and well-being and ability to care.

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Reablement and Crisis Care

Examples of Practice

The re ablement and crisis care service has re-focused its activity to intervene earlier and promote the independence of older people. The new service design has delivered the following improvements

  • 24/7 response to any crisis
  • Fast Track provision of technology and equipment
  • Single point of contact for responding to falls
  • Falls prevention programme
  • Respite for Carers
  • Intensive Re-ablement Programme, building personal resilience
  • Improved alignment of social and health care staff, making better use of resources

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