International Womens Day

International Women’s Day This year, in 2024, the theme for International Women’s Day is ‘Inspire Inclusion’, which emphasises the importance of inspiring women to be included, fostering a sense of belonging, relevance, and empowerment. “A gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that’s diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world […]

Useful Resources

Useful Resources Help with cost of living  https://www.london.gov.uk/programmes-strategies/communities-and-social-justice/help-cost-living?dm_i=192K%2C8JJ5W%2CTNVCS%2CZCNZQ%2C1 Freedom Pass https://www.londoncouncils.gov.uk/services/freedom-pass?utm_campaign=14348228_Key%20Issues%2021%20Feb%202024&utm_medium=email&utm_source=London%20Councils&dm_i=192K,8JJ5W,TNVCS,ZCNZE,1https://www.london.gov.uk/programmes-strategies/communities-and-social-justice/help-cost-living?dm_i=192K%2C8JJ5W%2CTNVCS%2CZCNZQ%2C1 Taxicard  https://www.londoncouncils.gov.uk/services/taxicard?utm_campaign=14348228_Key%20Issues%2021%20Feb%202024&utm_medium=email&utm_source=London%20Councils&dm_i=192K%2C8JJ5W%2CTNVCS%2CZCNZE%2C1   Social Care Direct Payment https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/direct-payments  

Diversity is Good For Us All

Diversity   On the 2nd Sunday every month I support a service user to attend the Ethiopian Orthodox Church in Battersea , normally we are seated at the back , church is always full. Today she was accepting holy communion ,we were seated at the front. The immense joy to watch the children performance in […]

Dementia Action Week

Dementia Action Week is a national event that sees the UK public taking action to improve the lives of people affected by dementia. In 2021, the Week will take place on 17 – 23 May. This Dementia Action Week, Alzheimer’s Society needs your help to call on the Government to rebuild the social care system […]

Mental Health Awareness Week (10 to 16th May 2021)

Mental Health Awareness Week (MHAW) takes place from Monday 10 May to Sunday 16th May 2021 The theme for MHAW is Nature. Nature is so central to our psychological and emotional health, that it’s almost impossible to realise good mental health for all without a greater connection to the natural world Why not share your […]

Celebrate International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender equality. This year’s theme, ‘choose to challenge’, highlights that gender equality affects us all and that collectively we can all help create an inclusive world. To celebrate […]

Carers Rights Day 2020

There are almost seven million carers in the UK and come in all ages. Some carers are paid and others unpaid. All carers do some incredible work to look after their loved ones. Today (26 November 2020) is Carers Rights day a day to highlight the millions of carers and for them to understand their […]

Join our Cycle2work scheme

Get healthier and happier through the fantastic deals and support available to Care Compassion staff. Being physically and mentally healthy can make you more productive at home and at work. If you are considering a healthier, more sustainable way of travelling, Cycle2work is a salary sacrifice scheme. You can purchase a bike, up to the […]

GOSH is our chosen charity

Care Compassion Ltd have selected to support Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH) as our chosen charity. Every day, 619 children and young people from across the UK arrive at GOSH. Every day, doctors and nurses battle the most complex illnesses, and the brightest minds come together to achieve pioneering medical breakthroughs. And every […]

Free COVID-19: Psychological First Aid training

Public Health England are running a course that will teach you the key principles of giving psychological first aid in emergencies. This course is aimed at frontline or essential workers and volunteers dealing with the public during the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information or to sign up, visit the FutureLearn website