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Somerset Mental Wellbeing service launched

A new service to support good mental health in Somerset is launched today (15 Jan). Somerset County Council is introducing the Somerset Mental Wellbeing Service (SMWS)  in partnership with Compass Disability Services . It will help people maintain and improve their mental wellbeing by developing support networks, increasing independence and helping them make use of […]

Care providers aiming for outstanding

More than 70 Somerset care providers have come together for a County Council organised workshop on improving care quality. The last 12 months have seen a significant increase in number of care homes and providers rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ by the care watchdog the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The county is ahead of the regional […]