Carol Tozer

Dr Carol Tozer was appointment permanent Director of Adult Social Care (DASS) at Isle of Wight Council in November 2016.

Below are some of the articles mentioning Dr Carol Tozer.

Carers say Isle of Wight council senior managers ‘don’t want to talk to them’ over cuts to service

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The Unison rep said “We want to see more open debate on this, involving the staff and councillors, so there can be a better understanding of what would be lost and how that might impact elsewhere within health and social care”

Friday, 14th August, 2020 12:58pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 14 readers' comments

Isle of Wight leisure centres and County Hall ‘safe places’ for adults with learning disabilities

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A Safe Place sticker will be displayed at County Hall while a free app is also available to download at the App store and Google Play so people can locate one of the Safe Places Island-wide.

Monday, 4th November, 2019 3:39pm

By IW Council Press Office

Better Care Fund to run an extra year

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Better Care fund will now run into 2020, after it was initially supposed to end this year

Thursday, 17th October, 2019 4:20pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter

Number of Adult Social Care complaints falls by four, but process criticised

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Isle of Wight Council revealed the number of adult social care complaints has decreased by four compared to the previous year, but Cllr Lilley said having a separate complaints team was confusing to people when they most needed help

Tuesday, 15th October, 2019 12:14pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 2 readers' comments

£1m investment allocated for Westminster House, rated Good by CQC

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At one time, the former Conservative-led Isle of Wight council sought to close Westminster House. Now it has been rated Good in all areas and has £1m investment promised.

Thursday, 8th August, 2019 6:03pm

By IW Council Press Office

Credibility of Isle of Wight council’s Mental Health Blueprint commitment challenged by campaigners and service users

People at the mental health meeting

We're told that austerity is over, but the group campaigning to save the Isle of Wight's mental health day centes believe "the books are balanced on the backs of our most vulnerable friends, family and neighbours" and they challenge the credibility of council's commitment to 'listen to service users'.

Monday, 10th June, 2019 8:25am

By Colleen Brannon with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council justify plans to axe mental health day centres

Carol Tozer at County Hall

The head of the service says they have to save over £2m from the budget and axing the four centres will save £148,000 per annum.

Friday, 7th June, 2019 11:01am

By IW Council Press Office with 5 readers' comments

Isle of Wight’s drug and alcohol service up and running again

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The company brought in to take on the Isle of Wight's drug and alcohol service have been praised for "performing so well so quickly" by the Cabinet member, Cllr Mosdell.

Monday, 4th February, 2019 2:04pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Don’t fall for fake care services telephone scam

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An elderly Isle of Wight woman was targeted for fake care services this week, by a caller whose name appeared as ‘council’ on her mobile phone.

Friday, 3rd August, 2018 3:16pm

By IW Council Press Office

Pre-employment checks were carried out for new Director say council

Carol Tozer at County Hall

The appointment has come under fire, but the council say the sub-committee who recommended the appointment considered all pre-employment checks and references.

Wednesday, 9th November, 2016 4:04pm

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council appoints new Director of Adult Social Care

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The council has been without a permanent Director of Adult Social Care for the last two years. Dr Tozer says the Island is already at the forefront of thinking very differently and creatively and is looking forward to moving here with his husband.

Friday, 4th November, 2016 3:13pm

By IW Council Press Office with 9 readers' comments