Happy New Year from the CLIC team! We wish you all the best for the year ahead.


Why not welcome 2022 with a little change, and sign yourself up for one of our brand new learning, development or networking opportunities:


Person-Centred Career Conversations for leaders and line managers

Are you a leader or line manager working in health and care in Cumbria? Do you have staff with underutilised skills and experience, who would benefit from being re-energised in their own development? Perhaps they’ve reached the mid-point in their career, and aren’t sure what’s next? 

We’ve got a fantastic new offer to support you in having Person-Centred Career Conversations – join us on one of our upcoming virtual sessions delivered in collaboration with the award-winning andpartnership:

  • Friday 11th February, 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Friday 11th February, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Thursday 3rd March, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Find out more & book…


Degree and masters apprenticeships

We are excited to be able to share with you two fantastic opportunities which we (in partnership with North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust) will be offering next year. These apprenticeships are open to individuals working in health and care in north and west Cumbria:

  • Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship with the University of Cumbria
  • Systems Thinking in Practice Postgraduate Diploma Apprenticeship with the Open University

Find out more including how to register your interest here…


Green Network

1 February 2022 │ 12:00pm - 1:00pm │ Virtual: Microsoft Teams

The Green Network will focus on building knowledge and awareness of the climate crisis and how we can be more environmentally sustainable across the north and west Cumbria health and care system.

Find out more & book…


We'll also be bringing you some of our most popular sessions and events:


Cumbria Improvement System Toolkit

26 January 2022 │ 10:00am - 12:00pm │ Virtual: Microsoft Teams

This workshop will help you to understand some basic service improvement tools and methods that will help you to make successful improvements in your practice for the benefit of patients and service users.

Find out more & book...


Organisation Development (OD) Network: January 2022

26 January 2022 │ 2:00pm - 4:00pm │ Virtual: Microsoft Teams

The OD network will focus on building OD knowledge and capability in the North and West Cumbria health and care system. It has been set up to support leaders and staff to come together to learn, share experiences and gain support and coaching expertise.

Find out more & book...


Leadership for Co-Production: Bitesize

27 January 2022 │ 10:00am - 11:00am │ Virtual: Microsoft Teams

A short, virtual workshop to inspire managers to build their confidence and capability around driving patient-led service improvements.

Find out more & book...


LUNCH & LEARN - Care home liaison during covid-19: Experience from the coalfields & lakes

27 January 2022 │ 12:00pm - 12:30pm │ Virtual: Microsoft Teams

Join us to hear from Dr Prasanna de Silva (Consultant Old Age Psychiatrist at Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (CNTW)), who will be joined by his colleagues Ans Epskamp (Clinical Lead - Care Home Education & Support Service (CHESS), CNTW) and Josie Harbison (Service Manager, CNTW). Together they will present and answer questions on 'Care home liaison during covid-19: Experience from the coalfields & lakes'.

Find out more & get the Microsoft Teams link…


Leadership Support Circles: Encourage Everyone to Talk 

31 January 2022 │ 2:00pm - 3:15pm │ Virtual: Microsoft Teams

This is an online themed session based on 10 principles for leading compassionately during and after COVID-19. It provides a space for people managers at all levels to come together, share their experiences and be heard. Circles are multi-disciplinary so anybody is welcome, they are interactive and provide evidence based guidance and tools as well as a confidential space to share personal experiences.

Find out more & book…


LOC in the Lakes

We are delighted to announce that LOC in the Lakes will return in spring 2022!

The focus of the conference next year will be 'working together for population health', and we will be taking some time to think about prevention and health inequalities.

Find out more here...