Tag Archives: Scottish Government

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The Independent Review of Adult Social Care and housing support


The Unit considers the plans for the new National Care Service and the role of housing support after... Read More

Survey – Experience of LFT in Social Care


Scottish Government is inviting social care workers to fill out a short survey about the experience of Lateral... Read More

Independent Review of Adult Social Care through the lens of homelessness


The Independent Review of Adult Social Care – led by Derek Feeley – published its report and recommendations... Read More

Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Action Group: tackling homelessness following coronavirus


In early June, Housing Minister, Kevin Stewart, MSP asked HARSAG to reconvene in order to consider Scotland’s response... Read More

The Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF) – apply for funding now to assist staff obtain required qualifications


The Scottish Government have confirmed the VSDF will be available again this year to support a range of... Read More

Consultation on Abolition of Care Charges


A consultation has taken place on a proposed bill to abolish care charges for non-residential care.  The Unit... Read More

Housing Support Forum


A national forum for housing support The Housing Support Forum grew out of the Supporting People Forum which... Read More

Future of the Independent Living Fund in Scotland


The Scottish Government has confirmed that, following the closure of the UK Independent Living Fund in June 2015,... Read More
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Regulations laid in Parliament


Integration regulations laid in Parliament  Affirmative regulations have been laid in Parliament to support the integration of health... Read More
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Developing a Housing Action Plan


Scotland’s Housing Conference is an exciting event being held by Scottish Government on 18th November at Murrayfield, around... Read More