Keeping the Vision in a time of trouble
- Last Updated : 24 March 2011
I am writing this blog as the new Chair of In-Control, as of
January this year. This is a time when what we stand for is needed
by people more than ever before, as resources become scarcer than
they have for as long as people can remember, and it is s...
Keeping the ethics alive
- Last Updated : 12 February 2011
Firstly, welcome to our new website and many thanks to you, our
website users who contributed to its development and gave so many
suggestions to make it easier to use. Please continue to give
us feedback so we can ensure we're constantly keeping the ...
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...
Making the most of technology
- Last Updated : 01 July 2014
Following on from Making the
Future Together which was held on 30th April, Alison Matthews
has contributed the below guest blog post summarising the
discussion she chaired at the event on assistive technology. Alison
is a speech and language therapist.