Weekly Communication – Week Commencing 24/07/23

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)

Home Care Frailty and Prevention Training

The community therapy team from NLAG has developed a free training package aimed at supporting the management of frail, elderly people and reducing the impact that the consequences of frailty has on their lives. The training is aimed at everyone that works with this group of people and is designed to give tips of how to prevent deterioration and details of who to contact for more advice or support if needed.

The training can be offered within your own setting at a mutually convenient date and time and typically takes around 90 minutes to complete.

If you have any further questions regarding this please feel free to get in touch. Please see attachment at the top of this email.

Northern Lincolnshire Suicide Prevention Conference -13th September 2023

Please find attached, at the top of this email, conference details and safeTALK training which are being promoted as part of World Suicide Prevention Day 2023.

Sunday 10th September, 2023 is World Suicide Prevention Day and the theme this year is ‘Creating Hope Through Action’ .The aim is to explore how individual and collective actions, however big or small, can create hope for ourselves and for others, leading to a world where fewer people die by suicide.

North Lincolnshire Council are raising awareness by hosting a Northern Lincolnshire Suicide Prevention Conference on the 13th of September at Baths Hall the aim of the conference is to develop approaches and actions to reduce the prevalence and impact of suicides.

Suicide prevention is everyone’s business; only through working together will we reduce suicide and the impacts of such.

The conference will bring together people with an interest in suicide prevention who have a role to play in reducing both the number and the impact of suicide across a wide of sectors including the private, public, and voluntary sector to learn, share and network.

(Please see attached poster for further details)

Suicide Prevention Training – safeTALK workshops 11th and 12th of September 2023

North Lincolnshire Public Health are hosting two “safeTALK workshops that will take place on September 11th and 12th 2023, see below and attached poster for further details

Suicide Alertness for Everyone – Tell, Ask, Listen & Keep-safe

Encouraging Local sports clubs, any local support groups, voluntary & community Groups, local businesses, workplace champions, community members, volunteers, youth groups, Coach leaders & anyone who is interested in a making a suicide – safer community.

safeTALK is a half-day workshop that increases awareness about suicide risk, prepares participants to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and shows how to connect them with lifesaving first-aid resources

safeTALK training is taking place at

Ashby Link, DN17 2UT, on Monday 11th September 2023, 13.00pm until 16.30pm
Ashby Link, DN17 2UT, on Tuesday 12th September 2023, 09.00am until 12.30pm

NHS Capacity Tracker Provider Support Access

Capacity Tracker Insight for Care
25 July 2023
Provider Support Access
Thank you to all those providers who have submitted information for the ASC Provider collection during the July reporting window, we continue to see positive monthly improvements.

Support remains available to new and existing providers. Details of how to access support ahead of the August reporting window (Tuesday 8th August to Monday 14th August (inclusive)) are set out below:

July 2023

NECS Capacity Tracker Support Centre: necsu.capacitytracker@nhs.net or by calling the Support Centre (8am-5pm Mon-Fri, excluding public holidays) 0191 691 3729

NHS Business Services Authority (BSA): enforcement@nhsbsa.nhs.uk or by calling 0300 330 2088 (9am – 5pm, Mon – Fri, excluding pubic holidays)

System user guidance is accessible via the Capacity Tracker Resource Centre here.

NECS provider support and awareness sessions in the next 3 weeks are set out below. These sessions are to help guide providers through the information requests, update methods and reports – they are informal events to offer providers the opportunity to raise any questions or queries:

Session Type Weekday Date Time Link

Care Home Provider

Wednesday

26 July 2023

13:00

Click here to join the meeting

Care Home Provider

Wednesday

02 August 2023

13:00

Click here to join the meeting

Care Home Provider

Wednesday

09 August 2023

13:00

Click here to join the meeting

Home Care Provider

Wednesday

26 July 2023

14:00

Click here to join the meeting

Home Care Provider

Wednesday

02 August 2023

13:00

Click here to join the meeting

Home Care Provider

Wednesday

09 August 2023

13:00

Click here to join the meeting

Dates for all future sessions are available in the Resource Centre

A report is also available to all providers, to check your monthly update status, it can be accessed via this link: Update Monthly Status report

Many Thanks

Performance Support Officer
Provider Development Team