Monthly Archives: April 2015

Art for Carers 2015 will help raise much needed funds and awareness of the role of local carers. Following on from the success of The Cucible 2, the exhibition will run in the Cloisters at Gloucester Cathedral from the 10th April to 7th … Continue reading

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Independent Mental Capacity Advocates (IMCA)

In its annual report on IMCA Services ( The Seventh Year of the Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) Service 1st April 2013 – 31st March 2014) the Department of Health said that councils should review their policies so that people who would … Continue reading

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Closure of Leicester University School of Social Work

The University Senate has determined that the last year of entry to the Social Work MA will be September 2014. This decision was taken for institutional strategic reasons. The effect of the University’s decision is that the MA in Social … Continue reading

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James Leadbitter

Artist James Leadbitter has created his idea of the ideal asylum – a optimistic vision of what he calls a “safe place to go mad”. The project, called Madlove, A Designer Asylum, started with a series of workshops that aimed … Continue reading

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