We must end bureaucracy around personal budgets
- Last Updated : 26 June 2013
John Waters and Martin Routledge from In Control write about how
making resource allocation systems more simple and
transparent is critical to the success of personalisation. This
post was written following Community Care's 'state of
Second National Personal Budgets Survey Blog
- Last Updated : 22 May 2013
For many years In Control and others have championed the cause
of personalisation arguing that it is not only possible and
beneficial to help people direct their own support through personal
budgets and good person centred planning, but that it is als...
Latest blog - Personalising Homecare
- Last Updated : 29 January 2013
What can commissioners and providers do to make homecare support
more personal for the people that use it? This was the question
discussed in a meeting between myself and the management team of
the United Kingdom Homecare Association about a year ago....
Blog - Getting the Act together on personal budgets
- Last Updated : 27 February 2013
In Control has just sent through a submission to the
pre-legislative scrutiny committee on the Care and Support Bill,
being chaired by former minister Paul Burstow. (See below).
This is our second submission - you wait for one submission and
Pooling personal budgets: another way to make personalisation real
- Last Updated : 18 December 2012
In September I blogged about the project In Control carried out
in the north-west of England earlier this year -twenty nine
ways of making personalisation real. I'm now going to
add number thirty to the list, that is the pooling of
personal budgets, ...