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
We would like to congratulate James Bullion on his new national ADASS role.
Children's Services have invited colleagues to a Preparing for Adulthood Event on the 6th June 2018. Please contact Ellen.Atkinson@ndti.org.uk for booking…
Hertfordshire Development Centre
Assistant Directors look in depth at areas requiring improvements at themed meetings
Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Byron Room, Foster Road, Trumpington, CAMBS CB2 9NL
2018 Social Care Digital Innovation Funding (Wave 2): expressions of interest
The LGA in partnership with NHS Digital is launching the second wave of the Social Care Digital Innovation Programme. Up to £100,000 is being made available for councils to support innovation in adult social care. Approaches will need to demonstrate where digital can make a real difference. Twelve councils will each receive £20,000 to support an initial discovery phase of work which will assist in helping understanding user need, engaging with staff, defining the specific problem areas to be addressed and identifying potential solutions.
The influence of social care on delayed transfers of care (DTOC) among older people
This is a research on whether there is a link between discharge planning approaches and LA spend in terms of homecare/residential care.