Provider Stories

P&P Guide to SDS and how it applies to different groups


Providers and Personalisation (P&P) have published a new guide to Self-directed Support (SDS) about how the Social Care... Read More

Loretto Care SDS Leaflet


Loretto Care have produced a leaflet on Self-directed Support which includes information on the support they provide and... Read More

Individual Service Funds in England- policy and practice


The ‘individual service fund’ is the English equivalent of a provider- held Option 2 budget where the person... Read More

Putting it All together- posters


Turning Point Scotland SDS Consortium A1 poster a-w Putting it all together- quarriers consortium Putting it all together-... Read More

Social Work Scotland- SDS newsletter November 2014


SDS Newsletter November 14

Alison’s Story Turning Point Scotland


A story about an individual’s recovery through support provided by Turning Point and her involvement in the recruitment process,... Read More

Self-directed Support for Employment


Gary was disadvantaged in getting into the workplace due to his epilepsy. Instead he used his budget to... Read More

Alzheimer Scotland South Ayrshire Pilot


An evaluation of a successful project to support people with dementia and their carers to access Self-directed Support.... Read More

Penumbra Nova Services


An example of personalised 1:1 support for people who experience mental health problems. Penumbra Nova Services

Provider stories


The short video below shows examples of: User planned and led day activities LD Links (Key Community Supports)... Read More