This At a glance briefing examines the implications of the personalisation agenda for nursing homes.
Person-centred care resources and services
This At a glance summary examines how residential care homes can engage with local communities and 'live and breathe' a culture that promotes personalised services.
Personalisation and learning disabilities: a review of evidence on advocacy and its practice for people with learning disabilities and high support needs
This review was commissioned by SCIE to identify and consolidate the available evidence of progress and innovation in advocacy practice in relation to people with learning disabilities and high support needs
Part of Dementia
One of a series of e-learning resources from the Open Dementia e-learning programme which provides a general introduction to the dementia and the experience of living with dementia. This module aims to increase understanding of the person with dementia as a unique individual and the importance of knowing their background and life history. It also covers the need to be aware of the abilities people with a dementia retain, how dementia impacts on families, friends and community and the support that is needed.
The recovery approach in community-based vocational and training adult mental health day services: systematic map report 2
This systematic map focuses on the particular area of vocation, meaningful occupation and training in the reshaping of mental health day services.
This knowledge review includes a review of research evidence on the outcomes valued by older people and the factors that facilitate and inhibit achieving these outcomes. It also contains a postal survey of localities and social services managers in England and Wales known to be interested in developing outcomes-focused approaches to older people's services; and in-depth studies in six localities.
This guide offers quick and easy access to practice knowledge about adult placements and person-centred approaches. It includes key research findings; ideas from practice; details of relevant legislation, guidance and standards; and links to further information.
SCIE response to the Welsh Assembly Government's proposals on their strategy for social services in Wales over the next decade.
This film gives us an insight into people’s lives and the way they want to maintain their surroundings. It’s important to support people to maintain their personal hygiene and appearance, and their living environment, and to the standards that they want.