Report on Men’s Sheds in Scotland

Resource

We know from our direct work with Partnerships across Scotland that there are many local examples of work undertaken which seeks to build the capacity of local communities to become equal partners in producing their own health and social outcomes. Our ‘Reshaping Care for Older People Change Fund – Progress Report’ (November 2013) is evidence […]

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Transform Community Development – Seagate Project: Supported Accommodation – A key to the future

Examples of Practice

This an Examples of Practice illustrating how initiatives and ways of working in housing, housing support and homelessness services have significant positive impact on the health and wellbeing of those people being supported and contribute towards the nine national health and wellbeing outcomes for Integration.

This practice example is based on Larry who is currently living at the Seagate Project, which offers tenancies and secure occupancies to individuals who have suffered from severe and enduring mental health issues. Larry’s life had been a succession of admissions to mental health establishments all over the country. As these admissions became longer and more regular it was agreed that he would benefit from living in supported accommodation within the community.

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Inspiration Today: Hope for Tomorrow

Event

This one day conference aims to provide encouragement to all those interested in supporting individuals to have more of a sense of meaning and purpose in their lives. The organisers have gathered together real examples of grassroots collaborative action to inspire us and they will explore how we can work together at community level to tackle […]

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Emotion Matters: Learning Resource

Resource

Emotion Matters online learning resource for health and social care in every partnership. This resource was developed by the ALLIANCE and NHS Education for Scotland with support from people with lived experience of long term conditions. It is based on a series of films of people talking about the effect that living with long term conditions has […]

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WebEx – House of Care

Event

You are invited to this repeat WebEx from the Joint Improvement Team, in partnership with The ALLIANCE’s Health and Social Care Academy ‘House of Care’ is an approach that aims to empower people with multiple long term conditions to articulate their own needs and decide on their own priorities, through a process of joint decision making, […]

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