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Citizen leaders, we need you!  - Created : 12 September 2011

In Control, Partners in Policymaking and Derby City Council are on the lookout for people to take part in a free citizen leadership course.

Two thirds of older carers have 'damaged their health' looking after loved ones  - Created : 12 September 2011

Older carers are battling their own deteriorating health without enough support from the NHS, experts have found.

Creating stronger and more inclusive communities  - Created : 12 September 2011

A new report, Creating stronger and more inclusive communities which value everyone's right to contribute has been published.

New partnership with North West Transition Alliance  - Created : 09 September 2011

In Control is delighted to announce it is partnering with the North West Transition Alliance to deliver a significant programme of work in support of Think Local, Act Personal.

Personal assistants account for one-fifth of adult social care jobs  - Created : 02 September 2011

A Skills for Care report has revealed a boom in the number of personal assistants (PAs).

What's happening to Southern Cross care homes?  - Created : 31 August 2011

The Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) has compiled a list of each Southern Cross home and what has happened to it.

Caring Too Much  - Created : 26 August 2011

A fantastic programme broadcast by Radio 4.

Essex council stops placements at care home  - Created : 26 August 2011

Essex Council has stopped placements at Partridge Care Centre in Harlow following a police investigation.

Why do disabled cinema-goers get the worst seats in the house?  - Created : 25 August 2011

In this week's Guardian film blog there's an interesting post following an undercover investigation by the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign.

Disability web forum to be reinstated  - Created : 25 August 2011

A forum, which was shut down following allegedly libellous posts is now likely to be reinstated.

Last Updated : 22 May 2013. Page Author: Pam Schreier.