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New tender opportunities: South East Business Portal

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Oxfordshire County Council are tendering for two adult social care services on the South East Business Portal.   Dementia Support Services - CPU933: The aims and vision of the new model for DSS are as follows: Keeping people with... Read more

Law Commission review of DoLS to be speeded up

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The Law Commission’s review of the legislation underpinning the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards is to be accelerated, the Minister for Community and Social has announced. Alistair Burt told a Commons Debate that the Law Commission had agreed... Read more

OACP: building our team

Kathy Thomas - Administrator

We are delighted to welcome Kathy Thomas, a very experienced and knowledgeable administrator to our team. Kathy started on Friday 19 June and will be our safe pair of hands in the office and beyond. Kathy has a mixed background in business and... Read more

LDOX launches

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A new forum for care providers, people with a learning disability and families has been launched, Brainchild of Neil Morris and developed in partnership with families and people with a learning disability, it is an easy and very constructive way... Read more

OACP appoints new Director

OACP is delighted to announce that Mary Parslow, Director of Care at Response Organisation, is to join the OACP Board. Mary has extensive experience in mental health services and in services supporting people in residential and in community... Read more

Promoting Leadership in Dignity in Care

At the beginning of this week, Age UK Oxfordshire and Healthwatch Oxfordshire jointly launched their project on Dignity in Care in Oxfordshire. This is a research project that OACP fully supports and below we provide links to opportunities for... Read more