Briefing looking at the ethical issues which local strategies and protocols should reflect and which practitioners should think about when supporting people to use telecare services.
Social care provision resources and services
SCIE research briefing 32: access to social care and support for adults with autistic spectrum conditions (ASC)
SCIE Research briefings
This At a glance briefing examines the implications of the personalisation agenda for voluntary/third sector service providers, particularly service managers.
Current social care information providers and their products, services, specialisms and intended audience
This report identifies and maps information provision within the UK social care sector
In the first of our new series on personalisation for professionals, this briefing for commissioners summarises the implications for commissioners and includes examples of new approaches being developed.
Adult social care is changing, to put the people who use services at the heart of their own care and support. This requires a different approach from the social care workforce. This At a glance summary presents some ideas about how to successfully change social care services.
This Guide examines what will support the changes in adult social care to ensure that the people who use services are at the heart of their own care and support.
SCIE research briefing 31: co-production: an emerging evidence base for adult social care transformation
Part of Co-production
Co-production has been the focus of much recent attention, within both public policy and practice. SCIE's latest research briefing examines the definitions of co-production and its use as a potentially transformative way of thinking about social care; emphasising that people are not passive recipients of services and have assets and expertise which can help improve service delivery and outcomes.
SCIE research briefing 30: the relationship between dual diagnosis: substance misuse and dealing with health issues
SCIE's latest research briefing focuses on the issues presented by service users with dual diagnosis for UK practitioners in health and social care
The extent and impact of depression on BME older people and the acceptability, accessibility and effectiveness of social care provision: systematic map report 3
This systematic map focuses on depression in older people from various black and minority ethnic (BME) communities in the UK.