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


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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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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