September 2021 Newsletter

September 2021 Newsletter

Welcome to the ILG newsletter…   Welcome to the September newsletter from the Independent Living Group (ILG).  Providing news for Individual Employers and Direct Payment support staff across the UK. Inquiry into challenging decisions about adult social care The...
September 2021 Newsletter

June 2021 Newsletter

Welcome to the ILG newsletter…   Throughout the Covid crisis MBL and ILG tried to do as much as we could to support our policy holders and the organisations that fund and support them.  We often went above and beyond what would be expected of a standard insurance...
Focus

Focus

Are local authorities starting to rally behind Direct Payment employment again? It’s been a positive start from 2019 so far with lots of interesting regional meetings. Skills 4 care have put on a series of very informative events across the country which have...

I’m not – “…just a carer!”

[responsivevoice_button voice=”UK English Female” buttontext=”Listen to Post”] I love my job. I train staff working in Health and Social Care, specialising in working with Personal Assistants (PAs) and Individual Employers (IEs). An Individual...

Getting A Life Not A Service (Part 2)

[responsivevoice_button voice=”UK English Female” buttontext=”Listen to Post”] If you are reading this and have yet read part 1 of this excellent blog please click here For Alexander it has meant that he can take part in his hobby, Alexander...

Getting A Life Not A Service (Part 1)

[responsivevoice_button voice=”UK English Female” buttontext=”Listen to Post”] Someone you don’t know walks into your house, up your stairs and into your bedroom! Is it a burglar? Most people would be horrified, but for many this is exactly...