Care Campaign was started over five years ago to champion safety monitoring in all public areas in dementia/care homes to become mandatory. Our vulnerable elderly deserve to be safeguarded and their carers. This is not just someone else's problem. If you have any intention of growing old, then it concerns you tooJayne Connery
Jayne Connery received a invitaton to meet with the Baron Collins of Highbury at the House of Lords to discuss cameras in care homes after Wednesday's discussion in Westminster Hall by Dominic Grieve MP. Lord Collins got to hear about Care Campaign for the Vulnerable and the important work we do when Jayne Connery was introduced to the life peer and former General Secretary of the Labour Party, by Trudi Schrivner from Ashridge Home Care, who contacted him asking could he meet with Jayne and discuss over the important issues currently facing the care sector and therefore supporting the cctv in care homes initiative.
Jayne Connery Care Campaign for the Vulnerable meets Ray Collins, Baron Collins of Highbury to seek the support for safety monitoring in care homes to be made mandatory
Lord Collins was very eager to learn about the reasons behnd the Care Campaign initiative and very knowledgable regarding the many pressures facing both carers and care providers in the sector.
Jayne said after the House of Lords meeting ''Just having the opportunity to meet influential people regarding our safety montioring in care homes is never taken for granted. Our discussion proved very likeminded and Lord Collins surprised me with his knowledge of the many pressures faced with carers and care providers. Praising the work our dedicated carers undertake on a day to day basis was very much spoken about. It is my job to bring a understanding that transparecy and openness is crucial for vulnerable residents, their families and carers peace of mind, safety and protection. I was very honourd to meet with Lord Ray Collins and I am thrilled he is both supporting and understanding of our initiatve and hopefully raising much more support /awareness within the House of Lords and beyond.
British Actress Aimi Macdonald is Care Campaign for the Vulnerable Ambassador - raising public awareness for better, safer, transparent care within the care sector.
I am delighted to be invited as a Ambassador to assist in this wonderful campaign instigated by Jayne Connery regarding CCTV security in care homes throughout the UK. This, I feel, will benefit carers, staff, residents and their families in the event of any dispute. As a relative of someone suffering with Alzheimers disease I have been involved with care homes over the last ten years and I feel the knowledge I have can contribute to this very important initiative
Adventure with Dementia provide values-based learning, development and improvement programmes which include life elements relevant to us all irrespective of a diagnosis of disease or disability. Our approach is that of doing 'with' people and not doing 'for' them thus creating family style daily living which is occupied, meaningful and fulfilled while also challenging the stereotypes of a carers role to empower them to do things differently: pledging to make a difference.Visit Website
Chiltern and South Bucks District Council SAFE PLACE SCHEME has called on Care Campaign for the Vulnerable to add our support to the initiative for those who are vulnerable in the community to get help if out and about and feeling scared , lost or confused.Read more
Care Campaign was started over five years ago to champion safety monitoring in all public areas in dementia/care homes to become mandatory. Our vulnerable elderly deserve to be safeguarded and their carers. This is not just someone else's problem. If you have any intention of growing old, then it concerns you tooJayne Connery, Founder Care Campaign for the Vulnerable
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"The evidence from Providers who have installed CCTV seems to me to merit careful attention and to be quite persuasive"
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