Evidence about what hinders people with mental health problems from working in social care, and what helps them to gain and/or retain employment.
Social care staff resources and services
This At a Glance briefing examines the implications of the personalisation agenda for occupational therapists in social care.
A video which looks at the techniques and skills that care workers and social workers need to support people with autism and help them achieve their goals.
The concept of personalisation in adult social care services.
This At a Glance briefing examines the implications of the personalisation agenda for community learning disability staff
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.
This guide aims to support people making referrals to the POVA list under the Care Standards Act 2000. It will help employers and managers to make effective referrals that can be processed efficiently, leading to accurate and timely decisions on POVA listing by the Secretary of State for Health.
The four central governments of the UK, with the support of the Economic and Social Research Council, asked SCIE to conduct a UK-wide consultation on how to increase social care research capacity. This consultation provides a picture of the views of people concerned about, or who have a stake in, the infrastructure for social care research and development. The report recommendations identify key issues in the consultation that need to be taken into account in strengthening research capacity and in coordinating developments across the UK.
Dementia: supporting people with dementia and their carers in health and social care: full guideline
This guidance sets out the identification, treatment and care of people with dementia and the support that should be provided for carers within primary and secondary healthcare, and social care.