Weekly Communication – Week commencing 12/06/23

Dear Colleagues

Please see your weekly overview update on behalf of the Director of Adult and Community Wellbeing (DASS) and Director of Public Health (DPH)

Learning Disability Week 19-25 June 2023

The Health Action Team will be out visiting the following places:

Mosaic – Monday 19th June 1.30pm -2.30pm

Scunthorpe General Hospital – Tuesday 20th June 2.00pm – 3.00pm

Islanders – Wednesday 21st June 1.00pm – 2.00pm

Starlight Arts – Thursday 22nd June 12.00 – 1.00pm

The Pods – Friday 23rd June 12.30pm – 1.30pm

Learning Disability VIP bag can help you when you’re in hospital and identify to hospital staff you are a VIP (vulnerable in patient). If you are on the learning disability register and would like a VIP bag or more information,

Please contact: Tel: 03000216300 or email rdash.actldnl@nhs.net

STOMP Conference 13 September 2023

The community Learning Disability Team in North Lincs would like to invite you to:

STOMP – Stopping over medication of people with a learning disability, autism or both in North Lincolnshire Conference.

This event is to highlight the importance of STOMP for people with a learning disability and how other interventions can support the reduction of medication and aimed at health professionals, social care and care providers.

The event will be hosted by Vicky Clare, Associate Nurse Director. With talks from Consultant Psychiatrist Dr Balaji, community nurses, speech and language therapist, occupational therapy and more.

Details of the event:

  • Wednesday 13th September, 09.30-4.30.
  • Forest Pines Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort Ermine Street Broughton DN20 0AQ.
  • Lunch will be provided.

If you would like to attend this event, please follow the link (please note there are limited places available).

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/stomp-conference-tickets-640567714277

Thank you for your time and we look forward to seeing you

Many Thanks

Performance Support Officer
Provider Development Team