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

Mon, 01 Oct 2018

High impact change model event East of England - Saffron Walden, 19 September 2018

It was developed by national partners in 2015 to promote a new approach to system resilience and year around planning for timely discharge…

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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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Upcoming events


Market Shaping and Commissioning Network

Ongoing work within the network.

CPDC, Fawcett Room, Foster Road, Trumpington, Cambridgshire CB2 9NL


Coproduction Steering Group: Development of Centre of Excellence

Steering group of coproduction leads to scope out a programme to develop a regional centre of excellence. Invitations have been sent out through the Prevention…

Pemberton Room, Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Trumpington

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Latest Resources

Mon, 18 Mar 2019

Delayed Transfers of Care Situation Report Masterclass

The masterclass is primarily for those responsible for validating and ensuring system leader sign-off for monthly SITREP data across the health and care system, and who are willing to act as a first point of contact and resource for those within their local system who have queries or issues relating to their reporting, providing mutual support and peer validation for colleagues dealing with queries from their local system. Ideally, we would like to see a team from each part of the system including Assistant Directors, BCF leads, discharge coordinators from local hospitals, DTOC leads, STP leads and performance leads.

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Mon, 11 Mar 2019

Bridging the Health and Housing Gap, by Housing LIN

Increasingly, people working in both the housing and health sectors are looking for ways to bridge the gap between their respective organisations and offer better solutions for those in need of care and support.

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