Early intervention resources and services
Part of Prevention and wellbeing
This online resource provides details of emerging practice and research in the provision of prevention services in adult social care. It has been commissioned by the Department of Health to support and inform commissioners of prevention services in local authorities and clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in England. Contents includes prevention service examples submitted by commissioners and providers across England; references to recent research and associated resources derived from SCIE's Social Care Online database; and short film on prevention in adult social care introducing the Prevention Library.
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.
This guide explains how services can improve access to care for people with autism and meet the requirements of the Department of Health's Autism Strategy.
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.
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.
This SCIE resource explores early intervention and prevention and offers a greater understanding of the journey through dementia.
SCIE Research briefings