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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...

2015/2016 POET: Biggest survey of views on new Education Health and Care Plans published  - Created : 04 July 2016

In Control has published its latest report on the pilot of the Personal Outcomes Evaluation Tool (POET) for children and young people with Education Health and Care Plans (EHCPs). The development of the tool has been funded by the DfE with 70 loca...

Personal Outcomes Evaluation Tool: June 2016 Update  - Created : 03 June 2016

In Control members have been busy using the Personal Outcomes Evaluation Tool (POET) to collect the views and experiences of people who need support and those close to them. This has included 1,879 parents/carers of children and young people with ...

Personal budgets allow people to control their own support and their own lives  - Created : 27 May 2016

Personal Budget debate in the Guardian...

Celebrating 20 Years of Partners in Policymaking  - Created : 10 May 2016

'We are all colleagues together in a very important mission. Ultimately our goal can be nothing less than total transformation of our culture. Only when the most vulnerable of us is valued and appreciated for his or her gifts will everyone b...

Upcoming Webinars: Me, My Family, My Home, My Friends and My Life  - Created : 03 May 2016

We have two webinars coming up in May, both of which will focus on the 'Me My Family My Home' DfE funded work and will include learning and input from members of the In Control team involved in supporting work in the six sites.

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