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Progress for Providers  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

Simple self assessment tool developed by providers and commissioners to help providers think about their progress in responding to the personalisation agenda. The tool particularly focuses on delivering personalised, individually costed services ...

Newcastle New Technology for older people  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

Using new technology to enhance the lives of older people in Newcastle. This paper seeks to present some of the areas in which digital technology might bring benefits for Older People in Newcastle from the perspective of the Council Adult Services...

Community Capacity  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

Paper on framework and strategies for building community capacity. First draft. The paper provides the initial framework for developing communty capacity.

Total Transformation Community Project Overview  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

Overview of the project. This document explains the components, different strands of work and outputs of the project as part of the Total Transformation programme.

York Summary Project Plan  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

Summary example of a project plan for Total Transformation project work to develop community capacity.

Social work guidance  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

A draft document providing guidance for local authorities on social work. Revised Oct 2009

Self-Directed Support, Social Workers Contribution  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

This paper is one in a series from In Control's Total Transformation Project 4 on social work, one of ten Total Transformation projects. Together these projects will enable Local Authorities to address outstanding challenges on the path to transf...

Self-direction, place and community - Journal of Social Work Practice - Andrew Tyson  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

Paper by Andrew Tyson and Bronwen Williams concerning the way in which social work professionals describe their engagement with Self-Directed Support and its impact on their working lives.

Citizenship through Social Work  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

A paper describing some of the issues in relation to social work in the implementation of self-directed support.

Costing and Pricing Tool for Shared Lives  - Last Updated : 16 February 2011

This paper gives a method of costing long term shared lives placements of all types and has been tested by the National Association of Adult Placement (NAAPS) in conjunction with a number of local authorities in the South East. Formerly Adult Fami...

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