International Women’s Day: OLMers who #choosetochallenge the status quo
International Women’s Day celebrates women across the world and strives for gender equality. The theme for this year is #ChoosetoChallenge and this is something that we fully endorse as an organisation. We are fully committed to gender equality and offering equal opportunities which make a difference. Our core goal is to make a difference to those working in health and social care, with our team of OLMers behind us.
The roadmap out of lockdown is here, but are we ready for the challenges?
The long-awaited announcement finally arrived. Monday evening, the worst kept secret in political history was delivered to the British public. The roadmap that we were all hoping for arrived and we could see the light at the end of the tunnel, but will it please everyone?
OLM has been working since 1991 and this is our 30th year of making a difference
On the 30th May 1991, Peter O’Hara set up OLM with a thousand pounds in his pocket. He did so with a vision to make a difference to everyone working in health and social care. Nearly 30 years later and with a little extra grey in the hair, Peter is still here today, pushing forward with that vision.
Achieving sustainable culture and behaviour change*
‘Culture change’ is a phrase that is frequently mentioned when talking about a local authority’s change of direction. Yet, achieving culture change is notoriously difficult, requiring buy-in from staff and drive from the top. In this article, Peopletoo’s Maggie Kenney, Kirsty Jordan and Karen de Miranda Candeia discuss measures to achieve permanent change.
A Big Thank You to Everyone
There is no doubt that 2020 has been a difficult year. You do not need us to say this. It has been a challenge for the entire human race but through this, we have pulled together. We have shown that we are stronger together and from all this strife, we will emerge.
Providing operational oversight to Headway Oxfordshire during a global pandemic
Dedicated technology platform streamlines operational performance for Headway Oxfordshire at a time of national crisis to ensure core efficiency
Children's Social Care
How laws in England and Wales are being updated to protect children
Whether we are at work, home, school or at an after school club, it does not matter. We should all be able to feel safe and secure wherever we are. This is unfortunately the dream and the reality is that the world is not perfect. We need laws and we need those who are dedicated to making a difference in order to make the world a better place. In England and Wales, new laws are set to be expanded to close 'loopholes' and offer more protection to children. It is a move that has been heralded by campaigners.
Share your love for all those working within health and social care this Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is this Sunday and whilst it will not be the one that most of us have dreamed of it will be a day to show our love for everyone working within health and social care.
The City of Wolverhampton Council are live and ready for the future with ECLIPSE
The City of Wolverhampton Council has taken the ECLIPSE platform live for Children's Social Care to support their digital transformation and promote better outcomes.