This resource is aimed at commissioners charged with meeting the new duties to provide advocacy under the Care Act 2014. It will help commissioning officers in local authorities think through their new duties and understand what they are required to do to comply with the new requirements of the Act.
Commissioning resources and services
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A suite of 12 resources which includes short films, reports, at a glance summaries and tools on Independent Mental Health Advocacy. The resources aim to raise awareness and understanding of the IMHA role amongst service users and mental health staff; improve access IMHA, help providing an understand what a good service looks like, and how outcomes can be measured. The resources have been produced by the Social Care Institute for Excellence in partnership with The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in Preston.
SCIE's guidance for those supporting young carers and young adult carers, focusing on providing breaks and support.
This guide focuses on what we can learn from commissioning during the COVID-19 crisis. It discusses how commissioners can work in true partnership with citizens, providers and the community to resolve issues.
Good examples and latest research on preventative approaches and the promotion of wellbeing in adult social care in England.
This guide discusses the lessons learned from hospital discharge and avoidance during the COVID-19 pandemic. It highlights challenges faced and good practice to prevent unnecessary admissions going forward.
This is a briefing for commissioners and providers of independent advocacy under the Care Act. It sets out emerging good practice and summarises the findings of new research from the Universities of Birmingham and Central Lancashire.
SCIE will be looking at how commissioners and communities can work successfully together to maximise the existing resources and provide the best possible outcomes for people.
SCIE's latest commissioning guide that focuses on the immediate future of commissioning in light of COVID-19.
SCIE addresses the commissioning challenges faced by the social care sector during the pandemic and describes what solutions organisations have responded with.
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