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Part of Commissioning quality care
People with a learning disability and behaviour that challenges should have the support they need to live how and where they want. Organising and developing services in the right way is the first step to making this happen. This guide focuses on achieving good outcomes for people through effective commissioning.
Part of Prevention and wellbeing
With one million people aged 65 and over in the UK reporting they are often or always lonely, few would refute the need to tackle this issue. However, loneliness and social isolation are conditions that are difficult to identify, complex to address and hard to resolve. The evidence base for interventions to address the problems of loneliness and social isolation is emerging but inconclusive at this stage.
Part of Commissioning independent advocacy
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.
Part of Asset-based places
Report from SCIE Roundtable held on 12 February 2015
Part of Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA)
This briefing aims to support local authority and health service commissioners to commission good quality IMHA services in the light of recent changes to commissioning arrangements. Under the Health and Social Care Act 2012, responsibility for commissioning IMHA moved to local authorities.
Part of Co-production
This guide for local authority commissioners is on how to develop and sustain local user-led organisations (ULOs). This guidance reflects policy, practice and evidence regarding ULOs.
This guide is aimed at health and social care commissioners of home care services for older people with complex needs.
This film for commissioners of home care highlights the importance of commissioning good quality person-centred home care for older people with complex needs.
Part of Integrated care
This guide is about providing good care and support for people who want to die at home
Part of e-Learning courses
e-Learning course for health and care workers describing reablement, how it differs from home care and intermediate care, and why and how the service should be delivered.
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