Self-directed Support Implementation Plan 2019-21


The Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport has launched the implementation plan for self-directed support 2019-2021. This implementation plan... Read More

Local Area Example of a Legal Challenge on Procurement & SDS


This briefing sets out another Local area example on procurement SDS involving legal challenge Feb 2019 and enabling choice for... Read More

Option 2 Resources for Self-directed Support


Option 2 of the Social Care (Self-directed Support), Scotland Act, 2013 has proved challenging to make a reality.... Read More

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