RCPA Ltd provides a valuable gateway, facilitating the exchange of information and ideas and the fostering of best practice amongst its members.
Much of our work is to do with influencing the local interpretation of national policy and regulation. We liaise closely with the Somerset County Council, elected members, members of parliament, the Care Quality Commission and the Primary Care Trust.
Below is a selection of articles on a range of topics that we hope you will find useful. If you have a question about a specific topic or you don’t see the information you need here, why not consider becoming a member?
Guidance and support to people with learning disabilities, particularly if they choose to share their home
Ideas and materials to help care providers structure a service focused on residents’ needs, preferences and activity choices
Most people do not realise how common malnutrition is or how serious the consequences can be