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Category Archives: Shared Lives

Job opportunity in Lambeth for experienced Social Worker

An opportunity has arisen with Lambeth Council for an experienced Social Worker to join them for a 6 month period to support the Shared Lives Service run by Grace Eyre. This role is full time, working 35 hours per week. …

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Community Catalysts working with Camphill Village Trust to expand its social care offering through Shared Lives

Social care charity Camphill Village Trust has announced its intention to extend its support model by developing a Shared Lives care and support programme. The charity, which supports adults with learning disabilities, mental health problems and other support needs, plans …

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Shared Lives – changing lives, enhancing communities

My role within Community Catalysts enables me to spend time with Shared Lives Schemes, their carers and the people they support. It is such a joy to be able to stand alongside people who are involved in such a person …

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Time Flies….

I am quite staggered to think that I have already been with Community Catalysts for 4 months! In that time my bright orange coat and I have travelled up and down the country in the pursuit of knowledge and understanding …

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Shared Lives in Derby City

Designing compassionate, integrated approaches to complex issues A couple of months ago Community Catalysts was asked by Derby City Council to help build the capacity of its in-house Shared Lives scheme. In Shared Lives, an adult (16+) who needs support and/or …

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