Home care

Home care is a service which is delivered to individuals within their own homes, so it is well placed to adapt provision to the requirements of the individual. Success for many home care providers will depend on the extent to which they achieve this.

Social Care TV: Quality in social care: achieving excellence in home care
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: July 2012

Personalisation briefing: Implications for home care providers
SCIE At a glance 7
Published: June 2009

Reablement: a guide for families and carers
SCIE At a glance 54
Published: March 2012

Reablement: implications for GPs and primary care
SCIE At a glance 53
Published: March 2012

Get connected to elearning for social care providers
SCIE Web resource
Published: September 2011

Commissioning home care for older people
SCIE Guide 54
Published: June 2014

Home care: commissioning for older people with complex needs
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: June 2014

Making the move to delivering reablement
SCIE At a glance 56
Published: March 2012

Social Care TV: Innovation: living together
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: May 2012

Social Care TV: Personalisation for older people: living at home
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: June 2011

Social Care TV: Personalisation for someone with a learning disability
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: May 2012

Social Care TV: Personalisation for someone with a physical disability
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: May 2012

Social Care TV: Telecare - providing more personalised care
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: June 2011

Social Care TV: The mental health and wellbeing of elders in black and minority ethnic communities: the impact of poor housing on mental wellbeing
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: June 2011

Social Care TV: The role of carers and families in reablement
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: December 2012

The dementia environment at home
SCIE Social Care TV video
Published: June 2013

Outcomes-focused services for older people
SCIE Knowledge review 13
Published: January 2007