Blogs by Aspirico Team

World Mental Health Day 2021

World Mental Health Day 2021

What is World Mental Health Day? World mental health day will be celebrated on the 10th of October. The celebration started in 1994, with the aim of prioritising and focusing on the important aspects of public mental health. Every year, there is a theme. This year’s...

RU OK? Day

RU OK? Day

R U OK?Day was on Thursday the 9th of September 2021 We are busy people and often juggle work, home and school life under one roof; we don't commute far from home, nor do we engage in the wider community, and socialise as we used to. This day, R U OK?Day, is on the...

The rise of online staff training: Benefits and Challenges

The rise of online staff training: Benefits and Challenges

The last 15 months brought with it many levels of change in both home and working life. One important area of working life, staff training, had to move from majority classroom based to remote learning. While remote staff training has its challenges, there are many...

Learning Disability Week 2021 U.K.

Learning Disability Week 2021 U.K.

This week (14th-20th June) is Learning Disability Week in the UK, organised by Mencap. The primary aim of the event is to raise public awareness of learning disabilities and those living with them, and it is still needed more than ever. A 2018 study by Scope found...

Key features for choosing an electronic care planning system

Key features for choosing an electronic care planning system

1.Person-Centred System A digital system that is designed with the individual supported at the centre can support your organisation’s person-centred goals. Digitalised support plans allow for the plans, actions, goals, and outcomes to be kept live and up to date....

Inclusion for Families in Learning Disability Care and Support

Inclusion for Families in Learning Disability Care and Support

The word “inclusion” in the context of social care refers to the rights of all individuals, despite their disabilities or care and support needs to be included, respected, and valued within their communities. People with disabilities may need support to fully...