This guide helps people in the health and social care sector who work with adults with autism to increase their knowledge and understanding of autism and improve access to social care services.
Early intervention resources and services
Part of Prevention and wellbeing
Good examples and latest research on preventative approaches and the promotion of wellbeing in adult social care in England.
Part of Safeguarding children
Practice issues from serious case reviews, learning into practice. Agencies use the Common Assessment Framework because they’ve been told to, even though they don’t agree with this suggestion.
A film that describes the different interventions that can help to prevent social isolation and promote well-being for older people.
Evidence about what hinders people with mental health problems from working in social care, and what helps them to gain and/or retain employment.
Maintaining independence through falls prevention and fitness programmes.
The mental health and wellbeing of elders in the black and minority ethnic community: promoting mental wellbeing
This film is about mental wellbeing and some of the risk factors for people from BME communities. In particular, it examines how relatively simple early intervention and prevention approaches can help minimise isolation and loneliness and improve overall mental wellbeing.
This report shares findings from research, policy and practice on prevention in adult safeguarding and presents a wide range of approaches that can help prevent abuse.
Windows of opportunity: prevention and early intervention in dementia: a tool for commissioners and providers
This SCIE resource explores early intervention and prevention and offers a greater understanding of the journey through dementia.
SCIE research briefing 27: factors that assist early identification of children in need in integrated or inter-agency settings
SCIE Research briefings