|In Control's National Network for Self-Directed Support|
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...
|National Network for Self Directed Support|
In our latest webinar Martin Routledge talks about setting
up core national support to assist local groups and networks to
help develop networks where they don't exist and build strength
where they do. Together there is a need to develop and grow a
|Report on the Independent Living Survey 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, ...
|Embedding POET into systems|
Personal Outcomes and Evaluation Tool POET is a set of
qualitative questions which help Councils to understand the
experiences of someone taking control of a personal budget and the
outcomes they achieve.
To date most Councils using POET have done so...
|Partners in Policymaking at the Scottish Parliament|
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...
|Meet Our Trustees|
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
Here you can meet a few of them as they explain why they support
In Control ...