On these pages we have collated useful resources such as toolkits, presentations and template documents.

The resources have been organised by categories, which are displayed to the left of this page.

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Wigan - Individual budget annual monitoring  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

Provided by Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council, this monitoring return is a good example of light-touch monitoring.

West Sussex - SDS Terminology  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

A paper by West Sussex County Council that makes the case for precise use of language when talking about self- directed support.

Sheffield - Pricing Tool Presentation  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

Presentation by Sheffield Care Trust on developing a Unit Price Model for in-house directly provided services.

Sheffield - Pricing Tool Guidance  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

Unit Pricing model to be read in conjunction with the Unit Pricing Tool. Produced by Sheffield Care Trust.

Sheffield - Unit Pricing Tool  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

A Unit Pricing Tool for provider services. Allows for various inputs and automatically works out total unit cost. Produced by Sheffield Social Services.

Northamptonshire - Targeted Messages  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

Spreadsheet showing the different messages aimed at areas of Mental Health, Older people, professionals, communities and brokers. Explains Northamptonshire's targeted messages, sub messages, printed materials and direct mail in these areas.

Northamptonshire - My Life 'It's about me' poster  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

Poster promoting 'My Life: It's about Me' campaign by Northamptonshire County Council. The campaign introduces self-directed support and personal budgets.

Northamptonshire - My Life 'It's about me' leaflet  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

Leaflet by Northamptonshire County Council about self-directed support and personal budgets.

Northamptonshire - Introduction to SDS  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

'My Life: It's about me'. A guide to self-directed support and personal budgets for people in Northamptonshire.

Northamptonshire - Easy Guide to Money and Support  - Last Updated : 18 January 2011

Designed for people with learning difficulties, this easy read guide explains personal budgets and the money and support involved.

Last Updated : 21 January 2011. Page Author: Laura Bimpson.