Booklet explaining the different ways service users or carers can assist with the work of the Faculty of Health & Social Care at the Open University. Opportunities available include the development of courses and the selection and training of students.
Video resource on applying outcomes in social care.
Part of the Supporting Me series, this guide provides information for personal assistants employed by or for someone with autistic spectrum condition.
Report that provides an overview of mental health services across Scotland and is the first in a series of planned reports in this area. Audit Scotland has carried out an overview to highlight areas for improvement and to identify priorities for future audit work. The report looks at mental health services provided by the NHS, councils, prisons, the police and the voluntary sector across Scotland for people of all ages.
Article querying whether the personalisation of adult social care in rural areas can benefit service users and offer a more fruitful basis for the work of social care professionals.
This podcast is taken from the Scottish Policy Innovation Forum and presents Gill Hogg, University of Strathclyde, talking about consumers of professionalised services such as patients, service users and clients.
This podcast is an interview with Maggie Gee, University of Dundee, on the topic of involving users and carers in social work education.
Document reporting the results of an inspection of substance misuse services in Grampian and making recommendations for improvements.
Report detailing the results of an inspection of substance misuse services in Grampian and making recommendations for improvements.
This report was produced by Shaping Our Lives National User Network with SCIE for the Department of Health. The Department requested that this piece of work be done to contribute towards their consultation on service users views on the future of adult social care.