SWICDA Conference 2015

‘When is Good Enough Okay?’






Thank you to everyone who supported our Annual Conference.


We had an inspiring range of speakers and were delighted to see people from so many different organisations attending.


Do you need more information about SWICDA?

SWICDA will be pleased to help. Please contact us on 0121 770 8915 or email at info@swicda.org


Sharing best practice is one way to help us continuously improve the quality of our services for the benefit of service users and carers.


SWICDA plans to keep you updated by adding useful information to our website and by newsletters.


These may be documents or links to websites and we will be delighted to add useful articles or websites which you have found helpful.


Dignity in Care Network

The campaign's core values are about having dignity in our hearts, minds and actions. It’s about changing the culture of care services and placing a greater emphasis on improving the quality of care and the experience of citizens using services including NHS hospitals, community services, care homes and home support services.


Click on the link below to see their range of helpful Newsletters.





Social Care Institute for Excellence

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) improves the lives of people who use care services by sharing knowledge about what works.


Click on the link below to see their range of helpful Newsletters.





Workforce Development Fund for Individual Employers

For full details of the Workforce Development Fund for Individual Employers, please click on the link below:





The Care Certificate

The Care Certificate is an identified set of standards that health and social care workers adhere to in their daily working life.


Designed with the non-regulated workforce in mind, the Care Certificate gives everyone the confidence that workers have the same introductory skills, knowledge and behaviours to provide compassionate, safe and high quality care and support.


For further details please follow the link to the Skills for Care website by using the link below:




Research paper 18 - Social Care for Marginalised Communities: Balancing self-organisation, micro provision and mainstream support.


Click here to download the document pdf.






Solihull Care Forum and


Managers’ Forum.

Click here for meeting times throughout 2017.

SWICDA Limited  (Based in the Solihull Care Ltd building)

81 - 83 Warwick Road  Olton  Solihull  B92 7HP

Telephone: 0121 770 8915  Email: info@swicda.org.uk