Self-directed Support – a new implementation plan for 2019-21


Self-directed Support: Towards a new National Implementation Plan 2019-2021  Wednesday 28 November, 10.00-14.00 in Aberdeen Monday 3 December, 10.00-14.00... Read More

P&P Research Report 2018 – Part two: the experience of SDS implementation in local authorities


Providers and Personalisation has published its latest research report into the barriers and enablers for Self-directed Support implementation. ... Read More

Scottish Government announces SDS funding


Scottish Government has announced the successful applicants to the Support in the Right Direction 2021 (SiRD2021) programme on... Read More

Local Area Example of Tensions between Procurement & SDS


This Providers and Personalisation (P&P) briefing sets out a local area example of the tensions between procurement and... Read More

Scottish Government funding for SDS 2018-2021


Scottish Government’s Support in the Right Direction 2021 (SiRD2021) Fund aims to continue to embed Self-directed Support as... Read More

Scottish Government SDS Research Project


The Scottish Government has commissioned a Research Project on SDS to consider: 1. An Evaluability Assessment of SDS... Read More

What can we do about Option 2? An Agile approach to solving the problem


What can we do about Option 2? An Agile approach to solving the problem Option 2 of Self-... Read More

Minister’s statement in response to Audit Scotland report


Response to Audit Scotland Report on self-directed support Responding to Audit Scotland’s Self-Directed Support 2017 progress report, published... Read More

Audit Scotland progress report: let’s move from diagnosis to action


Self-directed Support (SDS) gives people greater choice and control over their support. The 2013 Social Care (Self-directed Support),... Read More

Building the SDS Change event 10th October


Join us for this event to celebrate and mark the progress made by the people and organisations who... Read More