Tag Archives: Councillor Andrew Leadbetter

Elderly gentleman sat in chair with smiling care worker kneeling to his side being attentive

Council putting all of its energy into support for vulnerable residents

Social care and social work teams at Devon County Council are redeploying staff from non-critical services to essential frontline services in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

Posted on: 24 March 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Care worker parking permit will improve service to clients

The revised permit will permit care workers to park on roads with single and double yellow lines – but only if nearby alternative parking isn’t available.

Posted on: 12 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Care workers to be given the chance to learn new skills

Varied shift patterns and irregular hours can make it difficult for health and care staff to attend regular training – this can people from reaching their potential

Posted on: 14 May 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

A big thank you to care providers

“Care workers have moved heaven and earth to ensure that their clients continue to have the care they need over the last few days,” says Cllr Andrew Leadbetter, regarding the response to the severe weather.

Posted on: 6 March 2018