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, 25 Oct 2017

ADASS Vice President 2018-19 - Nominations Result

We are pleased to announce that Julie Ogley has been elected unopposed to the role of ADASS Vice President from 12 April 2018 and then…

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Mon, 15 May 2017

Personalisation - a good news story!

Parents of an Ipswich woman who experienced confidence and self-esteem issues say a plan offering personalised support has ‘brought their…

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Upcoming events


Regional Better Care Fund Workshop

The Better Care Support Team, supported by SCIE and PPL, is holding a Regional Workshop on 25th April at NewMarket Race Course as part of the learning…

NewMarket Race Course


Prevention and Personalisation Network

The Personalisation and Prevention network meets quarterly and has a clear action plan for delivery.

Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Hobson Room, Foster Road, Trumpington, CAMBS CB2 9NL

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Latest Resources

Thu, 19 Apr 2018

Integrated Copmmissioning for Better Outcomes Framework

The Integrated Commissioning for Better Outcomes Framework 2018 has now been published.The Integrated Commissioning for Better Outcomes Framework 2018 will be a key tool for council and NHS commissioners to support local health and care economies to strengthen their integrated commissioning for the benefit of local people.

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Thu, 19 Apr 2018

Message on the future of Dom Care

The Institute of Public Care (IPC), Oxford Brookes University are really pleased to host the work of our Professor John Bolton and Dr Jane Townson of Somerset Care on a subject, the effective commissioning, design and delivery of outcome based domiciliary care, which has both excited and challenged a number of social care commissioners and providers of care.

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