Edinburgh Joint Carers’ Strategy

Examples of Practice

The City of Edinburgh Council and NHS Lothian worked collaboratively with carer organisations and carers themselves to redefine their strategic approach to commissioning support services for carers. The development of its three years Joint Carers Strategy for 2014-2017 involved using logic modelling to create a focus for consultation with carers on priorities and support required.

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Making a Practical Reality of Self Directed Support – Half Day Seminars

Event

The seminar is being held on two consecutive day’s and delegates can choose one which suits their diary commitments. Date’s: Monday 15th June Edinburgh (AM & PM) & Tuesday 16th June Glasgow (AM & PM) These seminars will take their definition of SDS as being linked to delivery of independent living (however defined) through the […]

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JIT Readiness for Integration Tool

Resource

This tool has been updated from the previous version, and is designed to allow focussed attention on actions to meet the requirements of the Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland ) Act 2014. It is recognised that self-evaluation is widely undertaken across public services. It allows organisations to discern clearly their strengths and the areas in […]

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A Stitch in Time? – new resources added

News

Exciting new materials are now available from A Stitch in Time? demonstrating the contribution of the third sector towards reshaping care for older people and lessons to learn for work across wider adult services.

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A Stitch in Time? Indicator Bank

Resource

The indicators in this paper have been identified by practitioners involved in Stitch in Time working groups. We take each outcome from the third sector logic model and we give example indicators – things that older people and carers might say or do, or that practitioners might observe, which would indicate the outcome is happening. We offer […]

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