Good Practice Guide for the Provision of Community Equipment Services

Resource

The purpose of this Guide is to support local equipment services to effectively develop, deliver, manage, and monitor the provision of equipment from the point of assessment through to delivery, and the conclusion of the assessment process. This sits within the framework of the overarching National Guidance on the Provision of Equipment and Adaptations and […]

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Campaign to Promote Power of Attorney

News

‘Start the Conversation’, a campaign funded by the Scottish Government, is being launched across Argyll and Bute, Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Tayside to raise awareness of the importance of having a Power of Attorney granted to a trusted relative or friend. This campaign is a partnership between the NHS, local Councils and local law firms. Through […]

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Scottish Housing and Support Conference

Event

‘Light at the End of the Tunnel’ is the theme for the Scottish Housing and Support Conference on Thursday 9 October 2014 in the Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel, Haymarket, Edinburgh. It takes a positive and practical focus with up to the minute topics and lots of opportunity to network and hear from service users and practitioners. […]

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Outcomes Focused Carers’ Assessment

Resource

This study looks at outc0mes-based carers’ assesment and how best this might be achieved. It documents the approach taken by two different organisations and highlights information from both carers and workers. It is a joint publication between Midlothian Council Community Care Team and VOCAL, Midlothian Carers Centre

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