Action Area: Multiple Conditions: Living Well in Localities
Most people with multiple conditions in Scotland are under 65 years. People in deprived areas experience multiple physical and mental health conditions 10 -15 years earlier than those living in more affluent areas. Read More
More and more is now known about the factors that contribute to positive emotional and psychological adjustment; and there is an increasingly effective range of approaches that have been developed to meet emotional and psychological support needs.
Improving services for older people requires us to consider each component of care, since many older people use multiple services, and the quality, capacity and responsiveness of any one component will affect others.
Our advice note lists the actions for integration authorities and their partners and describes how the Integrated Care Fund can help test and refine the actions to meet the needs and circumstances of local communities. The advice note contains links to many other useful resources and websites.
Many Conditions One Life is a new Action Plan to improve care and support for people living with multiple conditions in Scotland. It was developed with the ALLIANCE Academy and their network of people living with multiple conditions who shared their lived experience and told us what they expect from health and care professionals. The Action […]