Policy points: Ensuring a range and diversity of providers: why do we need s.19 of the SDS Act?

Briefing on the impact of local authority commissioning processes on individual choice. This is in the context of Section 19 of the Social Care (Self‚Äźdirected Support) (Scotland) Act, 2013 which places a duty on local authorities to promote a range and diversity of providers.

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