Care Roadshow Goes To Gateshead-Key Care Professionals Go To Network

May 1, 2012 | By | Reply More

There’s just three weeks to go until Care Roadshow comes to The Lancastrian Suite, Gateshead. The event is free to attend and is packed full of inspiration, care industry updates and networking opportunities to help your care home stand out! Don’t miss out, join your colleagues and register today at


Care Roadshow Gateshead is to host an intensive seminar programme which is designed to provide you with the latest updates and information.


10.30am: The Care Quality Commission-2 years on

Sheila Grant, Compliance Manager and Rosalind Sanderson, Registration Manager at CQC


This will include an overview of the current regulatory framework, including registration, compliance and enforcement powers as they are now.


11.30am: What does the CQC’s inspection programme around dignity and nutrition mean for the care homes sector’s nutritional standards?



2011 saw a hugely increasing focus on Nutrition from the CQC. Furthermore, with the NACC recently launching its best-practice guide, “How to Comply with CQC’s Outcome 5: Meeting Nutritional Needs,” Healthcare Improvement Scotland publishing “Improving Nutrition…Improving Care” supported by a raft of other Nutrition initiatives, there is no doubt that Nutrition in care home catering has a far greater focus than ever before. This seminar asks, “What is The Future for Nutritional Standards in Our Care Home Sector?”


12.30pm: The Critical Role of the Manager in Good Social Care

Social Care Association


There are 28,000 managers of regulated care services in England alone. They are acknowledged to be a key influence on quality of service. Come to this workshop to hear more and about our plans for building up a network of Registered Care Managers.


1.30pm: Skills for Care Offer to Support Dementia Care

Skills for Care


•    Learn more about the many aspects of Skills for Care that come together to support the social care workforce

•    Hear about solutions to support the workforce to support people with dementia with person-centred care

•    Find out more about our Standards and Qualifications, Common Core Principles for supporting people with Dementia and our workforce innovation good practice examples


2.30pm: Catering for Vegetarians – Good Practice in the Care Sector

Vegetarian for Life


This short DVD gives tips on how to make any vegetarian, vegan or meat reducing resident both happy and healthy without increasing costs or the time spent preparing meals. Tina Fox, Director of Vegetarian for Life, will give a brief overview of her organizations work and be available to answer any questions.


The show is also a fantastic opportunity to peruse some of the best suppliers in the care industry. So if you’re looking to renovate, create, design, redecorate or simply just discover some new ideas for your care home then a trip to Care Roadshow Gateshead is unmissable! The exhibitors will be on hand throughout the day to give you advice specific to your care home’s needs. At the show you can meet with Standex Systems, Opus Pharmacy Services, danfloor Uk, Curve Learning and Development plus many others.


Care Roadshow Gateshead gives you a unique chance to meet with your peers, experts and colleagues in a motivating and stimulating environment. With suppliers and speakers on hands to discuss the latest innovations and issues affecting the sector this is your opportunity to share and discover best practice and forward thinking.


Care Roadshow Gateshead is to be held on Tuesday 22nd May at The Lancastrian Suite, Gateshead. The show is free to attend and will be open from 10am until 4pm. Visit to register for your free entry badge.

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