Care and Social Services Inspectorate of Wales

Regulated by the Care and Social Services Inspectorate of Wales (CSSIW), Cherish Cymru is inspected on its performance annually. The inspector produces a report for every care provider and also inspects the offices of Cherish Cymru to ensure the policies and procedures are being met. A quality Assurance report is produced annually and a copy of this is placed in every service users Home File and a copy kept in the office. The CSSIW provide a copy of the inspection on the web site for all to read. Stating any problems the company is incurring or any shortfalls in service. The CSSIW will recommend any procedures that need to be amended or looked into. New policies and procedures are always being introduced so therefore it is always work in progress.

Independent Safeguarding Authority

The Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA) has been created to help prevent unsuitable people from working with children and vulnerable adults. We will do this by working in partnership with the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB), which will gather relevant information on every person who wants to work or volunteer with vulnerable people

Criminal Records Bureau

The CRB is an Executive Agency of the Home Office set-up to help organisations make safer recruitment decisions. The Agency provides wider access to criminal record information through its Disclosure service, checking police records and, in relevant cases, information held by the Department of Health (DH) and the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF). As an organisations that uses CRB checks as part of its recruitment process, we must comply with the CRBs Code of Practice.

Care Council For Wales

The Care Council for Wales was established in October 2001 to promote high standards of conduct and practice among social care workers and high standards in their training.

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