We are delighted to announce that Professor Chris Hatton, a long
time collaborator of In Control has decided to take the step of
working directly with us on a part time basis.
Alongside his many academic accomplishments Chris is well known
as someone strongly committed to standing up for the rights of
people who use health or social care support and their families. He
has long applied his skills and experience in practical ways in
support of these rights.
With In Control Chris co-developed and for many years has worked
alongside John Waters in undertaking practice based research to
underpin the driving of greater authenticity in personal budgets
and self-directed support. See the POET initiative /news/in-control-news/from-standards-to-better-lives.aspx
Chris will bring his skills and experience to a wide range of
projects in support of our mission for inclusion and help to
provide evidence to underpin our contribution to the Independent
Living Strategy Group and Social Care Future. Early projects will