The Scottish Public Health Network has mapped the key policies and strategies affecting the health of older people in Scotland. It has produced an ‘aide-memoire’ of the range and scope of current policies and strategies that affect the health of … Continue reading
Social Services Knowledge Scotland has launched a portal to help all health and social services staff involved in self-directed support.
The Scottish Government is consulting, ending 10 July, on draft Regulations and Statutory Guidance which are designed to accompany the 2013 Social Care (Self-directed Support) (Scotland) Act.
The Scottish Government Joint Improvement Team website provides case studies that are good practice examples of services that have taken a community capacity building and/or coproduction approach to Reshaping Care for Older People and which were, at February 2013, in … Continue reading
The Scottish Government has published its response to the consultation on proposals to integrate health and social care services. Key features of the proposals include: Replacing existing Community Health Partnerships with Health and Social Care Partnerships in each local authority … Continue reading
Age Scotland’s Still Waiting campaign calls for a change to the National Concessionary Travel system so that it meets the needs of all of Scotland’s older and disabled people. The following campaign documents are available: ‘Driving Change: The case for … Continue reading