Adult Social Care Improvement Programme

ADASS is the association of directors of adult social services. We are a charity that aims to further the interests of people in need of social care by promoting high standards and influencing the development of social care legislation and policy. The East Region has 11 Adult Social Care Directors and is supported by the ADASS East regional improvement team which is responsible for identifying opportunities for regional collaboration on improvement.


The Future of Social Care

Latest news

Wed, 15 Aug 2018

Great news for the Eastern Region Sector Led Improvement Programme

A special congratulations to Fran Leddra from Thurrock who has become one of three new Chairs of the national Principal Social Workers…

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Tue, 01 May 2018

James Bullion becomes the regional Chair Lead for ADASS nationally

We would like to congratulate James Bullion on his new national ADASS role.

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Upcoming events


Market Shaping and Commissioning Network

Market Shaping and Commissioning Network to focus on the priorities for the year ahead

Pemberton Room, Cambridges Professional Development Centre, Trumpington


High Impact Change regional event

A regional event supported by national partners to address challenges and share practice in relation to the High Impact Change model with emphasis on…

Genome Campus, Hinxton

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Latest Resources

Thu, 16 Aug 2018

Jane Reynold's Masterclass Workshop Trainer Sessions

Places for this special event are limited and are aimed at Senior NHS and Adult Social Care Professionals and will be equally distributed across all regions and areas of work, so those who are interest need to book early to avoid disappointment! Candidates should email their request to

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018

Medicines Management for People Receiving Social Care in the Community

Please see the recently published NICE Quality Standard on Medication Management which the LGA has been involved in via Liz Greer. will be happy to answer any questions you or your teams may have.

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