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2017 POET Report for Adults in Receipt of Social Care Support  - Created : 06 July 2017

By measuring people's experience of accessing support and featuring outcomes structured around the domains of wellbeing, the POET (Personal Outcomes Evaluation Tool) provides local authorities with a clear and simple framework to measure how well they...

Innovative Social Investment, Reforming Public Services  - Created : 22 June 2017

On Friday June 23rd, Martin Routledge presented at a two day seminar titled: Innovative Social Investment, Reforming Public Services.

Meet Our Trustees  - Created : 05 May 2017

Members of our Board of Trustees have extensive experience of working within the health and social care sector and consequently play a key role in the shaping of In Control. Here you can meet a few of them as they explain why they support In Control ...

In Control's National Network for Self-Directed Support  - Created : 05 May 2017

At In Control we have a national advice line and have done surveys using our Personal Outcomes Evaluation Tool (POET) - both tell us that too often people are struggling to make policy on choice and control a reality in their lives. Lots of people and...

Update On Recent Events  - Created : 04 May 2017

Find out what's been happening at our recent events...

Partners in Policymaking at the Scottish Parliament  - Created : 04 May 2017

I was invited, along with Partners in Policymaking graduates, to attend a reception at the Scottish Parliament on 25th April 2017. The room was full of invited ministers and members of the Scottish parliament, and the event was sponsored by Fulton Mac...

Investing in People Who Have Early Onset Dementia and Their Families  - Created : 24 January 2017

Partners in Policymaking is renowned and internationally respected. Lynne Elwell, who brought the course to the UK in 1996, has continued to develop programmes for over 20 years. This year brought a new growth in the Partners network with a course spe...

Report on the Independent Living Survey 2016  - Created : 31 October 2016

In April 2015 the introduction of the Care Act in England radically changed the way in which care and support services are organised. The act places local authorities under a very powerful obligation. They are charged not just with having regard for, ...

Innovations In Dementia  - Created : 30 August 2016

This is a new resource sponsored by Alternative Futures Group and developed by In Control working with Helen Sanderson Associates. The e-book aims to help those who want to develop much more person centred community based supports for people with ...

Bridging the self-directed support rhetoric-reality gap  - Created : 27 September 2016

There seems to be universal agreement that we are facing an urgent crisis in long-term health and social care. In Control and our allies have positively influenced national policy and legislation, but there is much work to be done to close the "r...

Last Updated : 22 May 2013. Page Author: Pam Schreier.