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SERVICES FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE
ONLINE GROUP COACHING
TRAINING & CPD
HOLISTIC WELLBEING SERVICES
MUSTARD SEED CCG
COMMUNITY CONSORTIUM GROUP
A TRUSTED NETWORK OF ASSOCIATES, SOCIAL ENTERPRISES & BUSINESSES
Mustard Seed Associates CIC provide specialist counselling, psychotherapy, social care, adult care and youth work services. These contracts include tenders with local authorities and CAMH services, ongoing contracts with small independent organisations and individuals directly approaching the organisation for services.
We have developed infrastructure, brokerage and administration services for independent health and social care professionals, facilitating greater collaboration and sustainability alongside addressing complexities in current commissioning of health and social care services. Mustard Seed Community Consortium Group (CCG) is a trading name of the organisation.
Systemic collaborative practice has remained at the forefront of service delivery and company Director, Maureen Taylor (Consultant Systemic psychotherapist & Social Worker) has developed a model to integrate the full governance required for the specialist professional members and SME’s
As a community Interest company Mustard Seed will continue to reinvest profit into the development of services for children and families with mental health difficulties and support specialist training for professionals as a priority
All governance policies and procedures are shared and adapted for each member or organisation and regularly reviewed and updated as part of an annual audit. Business and professional CV’s are shared securely with commissioners, SME’s and individuals requiring an identified service. Associate members are located regionally according to their own (self-defined) availability. Prices for services are set or negotiated by each business owner not Mustard Seed outside of commissioned arrangements. This reflects the level of additional costs for Business and professional governance required.
All members adhere to the highest standards of GDPR, and data is stored, transferred and maintained according to these principles. A secure platform is currently being developed to increase opportunities for secure online health and social care provision.
We have an increasing number of highly specialist suppliers and associates that include: Psychologists, Psychotherapists, Social Workers, Counsellors, Coaches, Clinical Supervisors, Youth Workers, Trainers, Career Advisors, Tutors, Digital marketers, Housing providers, Administrators & PAs.
We have a variety of clients that include: CAMHS (child and adolescent mental health services), Local Authorities, Independent Foster Care Agencies, Independent Children’s Homes, Independent Healthcare providers, schools, hospitals, Court commissioned work, churches and Individuals, couples, individuals & families.
How the consortium works
The community consortium group operates as one supportive community. Each company has one or more professionals and teams with their own identified range of customers requiring high levels of clinical security and confidentiality. All businesses agree to adhere to the shared quality assurance framework and standards. This is the only integrated and holistic service to independent members which can be tailored according to their needs, practice size & client numbers (unlike traditional business models).
Mustard Seed ensures each professional member and associate is fully checked, verified, and monitored in relation to:
• maintaining relevant business insurance and industry legal compliance
• compliance with HMRC and Companies House registrations and practices
• Enhanced DBS processing / verification; fitness to practice
• Obtaining professional references and maintaining professional registrations
• Maintaining regular clinical supervision and CPD
• Any other required legal and governance requirement for the industry