Fair work report calls for “radical overhaul” of funding & commissioning for social care and creation of new sector body


An independent review of working practices in Scotland’s social care sector published on 26 February by Scotland’s Fair... Read More

Scottish Government EU Exit Health and Social Care Event


The Scottish Government hosted an event on 28th January 2019 to plan for any disruption to Health and... Read More

Extending Free Personal Care


Legislation was put in place in June 2018 to enable any adult who is eligible for personal care... Read More

Scottish Social Services Awards 2019 – open for nominations in January


The 2019 Scottish Social Services Awards will open in the New Year, inviting individuals, teams and organisations working... Read More

CCPS publishes annual business resilience survey


CCPS Business Resilience Survey Report 2018 CCPS has published the results of its annual survey for 2018, monitoring... Read More

Living Wage in Social Care: Progressive policy let down by chaotic implementation


The policy of paying the Living Wage in social care is seen as a “significant progressive effort”, according... Read More

Nice People, Terrible System research now available


What is it about procurement and commissioning that causes such problems?  CCPS set out to find this out ... Read More

Adult Social Care Reform- National Programme: Consultation now live


CCPS members will be aware that Scottish Government has been working on their approach to reforming adult social... Read More