A guide for commissioners on how to manage short-notice and unplanned closures of care homes
Local authorities resources and services
Produced by SCIE, the Putting People First delivery team, IDeA and the LGA, this briefing provides a recap of the Putting People First concordant and outlines what this will mean for local authorities. It is a valuable guide to next steps for social care commissioners and managers
This film focuses on the work of Nicola James, a social worker for Surrey County Council.
This film focuses on Tim Anfilogoff, the Commissioner for Adult Services at Hertfordshire County Council.
The film looks at services which support young people who have been in care and are moving to independence.
This guide aims to support the work of local authority and NHS staff who may need to instruct and work with IMCAs in relation to accommodation decisions and care reviews.
The workbook will be of interest to local authorities as a systematic way of checking and improving practice in social care.
Independence, community and environment: final report of the Sustainable Social Care Learning Network
Report bringing together adult social care and health with sustainable development
Practice guidance on the involvement of Independent Mental Capacity Advocates (IMCAs) in safeguarding adults
SCIE Guide on practice guidance on the involvement of Independent Mental Capacity Advocates (IMCAs) in safeguarding adults
Good practice guidance for the commissioning and monitoring of Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA) services
SCIE guide to support the commissioning of the Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA) service