In one of 17 interviews conducted as part of the Care Leaver's Stories Project, Eddie Prendergast talks about his life before, during and after care. The full interview is in three parts and a film summary and transcript are also available. The project, funded by the Heritage Lottery fund and developed by SCIE in partnership with the British Library, enabled care experienced people to record their life stories on digital video.
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Part of Dementia
This film for health and care staff, people who use services and their families, introduces four people with dementia who are able to share their insights and experiences of living with advancing dementia.
A film that shows older people with high support needs who live in a care home. They talk about what is important in their lives and how they like to be treated.
This video for older people care services and social workers, shows older people with high support needs who live in the community. They talk about what is important in their lives and how they like to be treated. It is based around the Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s A Better Life programme.
This guide is aimed at health and social care commissioners of home care services for older people with complex needs.
The care leavers in this video talk about how they came into care and their journey through the care system. It will interest social workers, care workers, teachers and other professionals and carers.
The care leavers in this video talk about their experiences of being in care. It will interest social workers, care workers, teachers and other professionals and carers.
This video explains how SCIE’s care stories films were made. Contributions from the care leavers, academics and interviewers. It will interest social workers, care workers, teachers and other professionals and carers.
Service user and carer involvement in the supervision of health and social care workers: seminar report
This report presents findings from a seminar of service users and carers, health and social care practitioners and managers to discuss their different experiences of being involved in or having input into supervision. It forms part of a project on the delivery of supervision to health and social care workers in integrated settings. The report also covers the potential benefits of involvement; the potential difficulties with such involvement; ideas about how to increase such involvement.
This video for mental health managers and staff is about the challenge of improving transition when young people are no longer eligible for services from the child and adolescent mental health team at the age of 16. Hear staff and young people talk about the services.
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