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About Cymru Care Training

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Cymru Care Training Limited is an independent training organisation, based in South Wales, delivering QCF Diplomas in Health & Social Care. We are a member of the

B-wbl consortium.

 

Find out more about Cymru Care Training on our website:

http://www.cymrucaretraining.com

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Empower Your Students with The 4 C's Learning Menu

Empower Your Students with The 4 C's Learning Menu | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Student choice is empowering. Combine that with the power of the 4 C's, and you've got a supercharged lesson!

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Could the Montessori method help people with dementia?

Could the Montessori method help people with dementia? | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
The approach has had positive results in the US, Canada and Australia and is now being introduced in the UK
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“Tackling loneliness and isolation in Wales is a national priority”

“Tackling loneliness and isolation in Wales is a national priority” | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Tackling the causes of loneliness and social isolation is a national priority for the Welsh Government, Minister for Children and Social Care, Huw Irranca-Davies has announced today.
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Migrant adult social care staff 'add £4.4bn to English economy' | Society | The Guardian

Migrant adult social care staff 'add £4.4bn to English economy' | Society | The Guardian | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Figures released to mark 1DWU event show annual contribution of migrants working in sector
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New Facilities at Cymru Care Training | Cymru Care Training Limited

New Facilities at Cymru Care Training | Cymru Care Training Limited | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Cymru Care Training has invested heavily in a new training room at its offices in Cross Hands.
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Welsh Government | Ground-breaking assessment of the care needs of people in Wales

Welsh Government | Ground-breaking assessment of the care needs of people in Wales | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
The number of people aged over 85 living in Wales will increase by an estimated 119% by 2035, according to a new report.
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How employment law will affect you in 2018 | Peninsula UK

How employment law will affect you in 2018 | Peninsula UK | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Read our article: 'How employment law will affect you in 2018'. Contact us today for more information about our Employment Law, Health & Safety, and HR services.
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Healthy Working Wales | Improving Health and Wellbeing to Help People Stay in Work or Return to Work

Healthy Working Wales | Improving Health and Wellbeing to Help People Stay in Work or Return to Work | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
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Welsh Government | You’re not too old to go for gold: ‘OlympAGE Games’ helps keep older people healthy and active

Welsh Government | You’re not too old to go for gold: ‘OlympAGE Games’ helps keep older people healthy and active | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
More than 100 older and disabled people are ready and set to go all out to prove they’re not too old to go for gold at the‘OlympAGE Games’ in Bridgend today.
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Power of Attorney: Plan ahead - MoneySavingExpert

Power of Attorney: Plan ahead - MoneySavingExpert | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
If you lose mental capacity, whether due to dementia, an accident or a stroke or other condition, without setting up power of attorney, your loved ones might have to go to court to be able to help with your finances.
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What being a carer taught me: the human spirit needs more than the basics

What being a carer taught me: the human spirit needs more than the basics | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Society should stop shunning the concept and reality of ageing, says community carer Sarah Beauclerk
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Older people face paying £34,000 a year to go into a care home

Older people face paying £34,000 a year to go into a care home | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
With the average price of residential care increasing at its fastest rate ever in 2016, we face a ‘prolonged crisis’ in provision
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The Effectiveness of Online Learning Depends on Design |

The Effectiveness of Online Learning Depends on Design | | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
As students of all ages spend more time learning online, it's worth asking, 'How effective is online learning?' The answer varies dramatically and depends entirely on the design of the online learning experience. For the purpose of this blog, I

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An interesting and relevant blog by Caitlin Tucker.  She discusses design in relation to situated learning theory, using Content, Context, Community of Practice, and Participation as organizing principles for developing effectively designed online instruction.
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International Women’s Day: 8th March 2018

International Women’s Day: 8th March 2018 | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
International Women’s Day: 8th March 2018. Read more from the Health Assured blog for advice on our Employee Support Services.
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New Plan to transform dementia care in Wales

New Plan to transform dementia care in Wales | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Health Secretary, Vaughan Gething, has today launched a new innovative action plan to ensure people with dementia can live as independently as possible in their communities.
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Dementia research must study care as well as cure | Social Care Network | The Guardian

Dementia research must study care as well as cure | Social Care Network | The Guardian | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
The need for a cure for dementia is pressing, but practical solutions to benefit those with the condition are also vital
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Online Newsletter update for January 2018 | Cymru Care Training Limited

Online Newsletter update for January 2018 | Cymru Care Training Limited | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Cymru Care Training's online newsletter, updated on a weekly basis, brings all of the latest health & social care news to our learners and their employers.
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​Domiciliary care workers to join the Register of Social Care Workers | Social Care Wales

​Domiciliary care workers to join the Register of Social Care Workers | Social Care Wales | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
The Register of Social Care Workers will open to domiciliary care workers in April 2018. All home care workers will have to register with us to legally work in Wales by April 2020.
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How to help staff beat the January blues | Peninsula UK

How to help staff beat the January blues | Peninsula UK | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Read our article: 'How to help staff beat the January blues'. Contact us today for more information about our Employment Law, Health & Safety, and HR services.
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January Archives - National Awareness Days Events Calendar 2018 & 2019

January Archives - National Awareness Days Events Calendar 2018 & 2019 | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
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GDPR: change how you process staff data | Peninsula UK

GDPR: change how you process staff data | Peninsula UK | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Read our article: 'GDPR: change how you process staff data'. Contact us today for more information about our Employment Law, Health & Safety, and HR services.
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Welsh Government | People in residential care to keep even more of their money

Welsh Government | People in residential care to keep even more of their money | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
The amount of money people in Wales can keep when in residential care will increase from £30,000 to £40,000 from April 2018, Social Care Minister, Huw Irranca-Davies has confirmed.
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Learner of the Year Awards 2017 | Cymru Care Training Limited

Learner of the Year Awards 2017 | Cymru Care Training Limited | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Cymru Care Training today held the annual Learner of the Year Awards, for learners studying qualifications through the company during the 2016-17 academic year.
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Comedy in a care home: the standups taking slapstick into new territory

Comedy in a care home: the standups taking slapstick into new territory | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
The residents were expecting bingo. Instead they got lessons in strawberry spitting, a Railway Children spoof – and a stuntman stripping to his underpants
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Welsh Government | “Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility” – Huw Irranca-Davies

Welsh Government | “Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility” – Huw Irranca-Davies | Keeping up with Health & Social Care | Scoop.it
Everyone in society has a responsibility to protect and safeguard children and adults from abuse and neglect, Minister for Children and Social Care, Huw Irranca-Davies has said.
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