FoNS leads on this collaborative project to develop a new narrative for learning disability nursing by challenging the current perceptions of learning disability nurses and nursing, working with policymakers, educators, employers and people using services



Our Vision

To inspire and enable a culture across health and social care that values people, where patients experience care and services which are the best they can be and staff feel appreciated and supported.

Our Mission

To work in partnership with health and social care organisations to a foster a commitment to person-centredness by valuing staff and enabling them to develop the knowledge, skills and expertise to provide nursing that is safe, effective and caring. 


Latest Blog - 15th May

Dying Matters, Inspiring Others                                                                 Death, dying and end of life care - Kate Sanders shares some of the thoughts and resources the Teaching Care Homes teams have come up with

IPDJ Vol 8 No 1 OUT NOW!

12 great articles to read: End-of-life care, critical-creative companionship, TYA cancer care, midwifery, developing as a facilitator and the Queen’s Nurse Excellence Profile

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A Unique Opportunity

Developing person-centred, safe and effective cultures through practice development 23-27 July 2018 

for health and social care professionals – nurses, therapists and anyone with responsibility for practice development and quality improvement

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Clinical Supervision

FoNS is delighted to be hosting the Resilience Based Clinical Supervision resources, which aim to develop competencies in self-care and promote the flow of compassion to self and consequently others

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Chair of Trustees sought

FoNS is looking for an individual with a track record of achievement in nursing, health/social care and/or business to lead the charity’s board of trustees

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