Personal health budget holders now have until 31 March 2016 to apply for funding for training for themselves or their personal assistants (PAs). So far, over 60 PAs have benefited from the funding. Courses funded have included:

–     Leadership and team building skills
–     First aid
–     Health and safety
–     Diplomas in health and social care
–     Communication skills
–     Food safety
–     Problem solving at work

“Thank you so much! The carers will be made up, so pleased we will be able to learn to help my son communicate” – PHB holder

Please encourage and support any budget holders that you work with to complete an application form and take advantage of the opportunity to receive this funding.

Please follow the link below for more information and to complete the application form.

Application form and further information