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


Regional Intelligence Group Network

Ongoing work within the network

Tennyson Room, CPDC (Cambridge Professional Development Centre), Foster Road, Trumpington, Cambridge, CB2 2NL


Market Shaping and Commissioning Network

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

Pemberton Room, CPDC (Cambridge Professional Development Centre), Foster Road, Trumpington, Cambridge, CB2 2NL

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Latest Resources

Mon, 14 Jan 2019

NHS Long Term Plan

The NHS Long Term Plan was developed in partnership with those who know the NHS best – frontline health and care staff, patients and their families and other experts. Read our report to find out more.

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Mon, 14 Jan 2019


Government issues deprivation of liberty definition in bid to provide clarity to practitioners Ministers’ amendment to DoLS replacement bill sets out when a person would not be deprived of liberty, but sparks concerns over compatibility with human rights law.

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