Developing person-centred, safe and effective cultures through practice development

23-27 July 2018 

A development opportunity for health and social care practitioners to explore the foundational and key aspects of practice development to develop as leaders of culture change



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 - 13th March

This week we have a dual language (English and Slovenian) reflection - Sergeja Firer, a nursing student from the University of Maribor, spent a week at FoNS and talks about what she learnt

Playing our Part: The work of graduate and registered mental health nurses

'graduate and registered mental health nurses can continue to have a vital role'

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Learning from others

  You learn a lot from other participants at practice development school

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Scholarship opportunity

The Richard Tompkins Scholarship is a development opportunity, for a registered nurse, midwife or health visitor who is committed to developing person-centred cultures of care. Closing date: 5pm on 4th April 2018

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It's great value for money

Compared to other programmes and workshops, Practice Development School is great value for money

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