Membership to the RCA entitles all care home, supported living and domiciliary care providers to the following benefits.
Care Management documentation and tools all worth over £1000
Quality Management System
A quality Management System for Adults 18-65
CQC Provider Compliance Assessment Tool for Single Home Use
Regular local meetings in Hastings, Eastbourne and Brighton & Hove
Access to discounted DBS rates and ISA First checks
Advice on meeting the Representation at SAAR Strategy meetings (at your request)
Advice on meeting the Fundamental standards of Quality and Safety
Advice and access to information on Training
Access to advice on Insurance Issues
Access to a free puRCAsing service for food and cleaning supplies
Advice on formulating care plans
Help and advice with CQC inspections
Regular email updates
Subsidised attendance at the RCA Conference
Ensuring your views are represented in local forums including:
East Sussex County Council liaison meetings
Brighton & Hove City Council liaison meetings
CQC liaison meetings
Safeguarding vulnerable adult meetings
Training sub-group meetings
Regional Skills for Care meetings
Regular local meetings are held for all members in Hastings, Eastbourne and Brighton & Hove. Members will be notified of meetings, which are held at the following venues.
Eastbourne Meetings – Chaired by Vice-Chairman, Mrs Jenny Essaadi
Cavendish Hotel- meetings held on the last Wednesday in month.
Hastings Meetings – Chaired by Vice-Chairman, Mr David Callaghan
Bannatynes Hotel, St Leonards on last Monday in the month.
Brighton & Hove Meetings – Chaired by Vice-Chairman, Mr Graham Dean.
On 3rd Tuesday of every other month at the Princes Marine Hotel, Kingsway, Hove.