A guide for commissioners on how to manage short-notice and unplanned closures of care homes
Care planning resources and services
interim evaluation of parental mental health guidance pilots.
This film focuses on the work of Nicola James, a social worker for Surrey County Council.
A video which looks at the techniques and skills that care workers and social workers need to support people with autism and help them achieve their goals.
This film focuses on the very rewarding, diverse but complex role of a social workers working in an adult’s services team.
Keeping personal budgets personal: learning from the experiences of older people, people with mental health problems and their carers
A report into the experiences of older people and people with mental health problems in using personal budgets.
Personal budgets briefing: learning from the experiences of people with mental health problems and their carers
This briefing looks at the experiences of older people and people with mental health problems in using personal budgets.
This At a glance briefing looks at how issues of mental capacity should be considered in the context of personalisation, and the implications for staff working in social care, including the private and voluntary sectors.
SCIE/NICE recommendations on looked after children: Promoting the quality of life of looked-after children and young people
This is NICE and SCIE’s formal guidance on improving the physical and emotional health and wellbeing of looked-after children and young people.
This At a glance summary identifies what needs to change to improve service planning, delivery and practice to help improve the health, wellbeing and life chances of families affected by parental mental ill health.