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Evidence for Success

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The “Evidence for Success” guide was produced by the Knowledge Translation Network and offers easy to follow, step-by-step guidance and resources to support organisations to use evidence to influence policy and practice.  It is for anyone who wants to use evidence to improve policy and practice, regardless of the level of experience they have in doing so.  Therefore, […]

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Co-producing Evaluation – Why bother involving people in evaluation?

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Evaluation Support Scotland has developed a new resource – a workbook which can help plan why, when and how to involve the people you work with in evaluation.  It was developed and tested with a group of organisations which already had considerable experience of involving the people they work with in their projects and were […]

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Better by Design – meeting the needs of people using services

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Better by Design was developed in 2013 by the Big Lottery Fund Scotland in response to the complex and changing landscape for voluntary sector organisations delivering services on the ground with people or communities. It aimed to support a process of change, and prioritised organisations focusing on social care, employability, health and housing where intervening […]

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Edinburgh – Live Well in Later Life interactive map

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An interactive map which shows older people’s services and activities in Edinburgh has been launched. The project is a collaboration between EVOC and City of Edinburgh Council.  It is part of the European URBACT Healthy Ageing Project which looks at innovative approaches to healthy ageing. It uses Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to create ‘heat maps’ […]

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Assessment of the Critical Success Factors for Mainstream Adoption of Technology-Enabled Care in Scotland

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Download now: TEC CSF Workshop – Final Report – July 2015. Within the TEC Programme, the 18 Critical Success Factors for Mainstreaming Telemedicine Deployment in Daily Practice, along with its Self-Readiness Assessment toolkit, have already been adapted into a Readiness Assessment (Version 1) to support the implementation of TEC within local partnerships.  This ‘Scottish version’ […]

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