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New look children's pages
- Created : 24 June 2013
We have re-launched our children's pages on the website with a
host of updated and cutting edge information relating to
self-directed support for children, young people and families.
Strengths-based approaches in the Care Bill
- Created : 18 June 2013
In Control, alongside partner organisations, has published a new
briefing paper to analyse the changes made to the Care Bill which
intend to introduce strengths-based or asset-based approaches into
Guardian article - Making sure personal budgets work
- Created : 29 May 2013
Sam Bennett, Director of Think Local Act Personal has written a
blog post for Guardian Professional on how we can make sure
personal budgets work for everyone across health and social
In memory of Carl Poll
- Created : 24 May 2013
We are so sad to hear today that Carl Poll has died. Carl was
the founder of KeyRing supported living networks. He joined In
Control in 2003, where he worked as a project leader in the initial
pilots in the south. He continued to influence In Cont...
Second National Personal Budget Survey launched
- Created : 21 May 2013
An In Control survey of more than 3,300 people who use
personal budgets in social care and their carers has found positive
results when people have taken up personal budgets.
In Control awarded DfE funding
- Created : 12 April 2013
In Control has been awarded grant funding for the next two years
for a nationwide programme to improve outcomes for children and
young people with special educational needs and / or disabilities.
The grant awarded under the Department for Educatio...
Changes to benefits
- Created : 28 March 2013
Along with many charities and support organisations, In Control
is seeing an increased number of enquiries about the changes to
benefits being brought in from April 2013.
In conjunction with Inclusion North, In Control is making
available a booklet t...