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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Safeguarding Cumbria  - Last Updated : 11 January 2011

Cumbria County Council has kindly shared their guidance on how self-directed support fits within the current safeguarding framework.

Supporting choice and control  - Last Updated : 11 January 2011

A template policy framework for delivering person centred outcomes by a positive approach to risk.

Supporting safely for people providing care and support  - Last Updated : 11 January 2011

A guide for anyone providing care and/or support to someone in their own home or in the wider community, whether or not you are being paid to do so.

Supporting safely for individuals  - Last Updated : 11 January 2011

This is a guide for individuals receiving support and their families and friends. It sets out the important principles and in some areas, the specific details of how people who use care and support can protect and maintain their health, safety and...

Risk enablement panel  - Last Updated : 11 January 2011

A template terms of reference and procedure for use by local authorities implementing self-directed support. The document has been designed to be adapted for use by local authorities, provider agencies and any other organisations that work to supp...

Don't be fooled by the law  - Last Updated : 11 January 2011

A report following the Don't be fooled by the law conference held in April 2009.

IBSEN report on individual budgets (2007)  - Last Updated : 11 January 2011

A summary of early findings on the implementation of individual budgets (2007) from IBSEN.

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