A resource celebrating the amazing difference being around and caring for animals makes for many children and adults using a range of care services
A practice resource to inspire and enable you to support older people to enjoy engaging in creative arts and improve their health and wellbeing
Good practice examples to give care services ideas on how to bring generations together in a variety of care settings in a way that improves the quality of their lives.
A Care Inspectorate programme to support the promotion of physical activity in care homes
A national quality improvement programme to support early learning and childcare settings who offer funded places and are not currently meeting the ‘quality criteria’ in the new National Standard
Good practice guidance with information on older people's dietary needs and related food and fluid requirements
The Film in Care resource provides a practical guide on how to present film to people living in care homes in a way that will be most beneficial to them. It has been written in partnership with two Dundee University researchers who carried out their own original research on this topic.
A resource celebrating the many ways in which early learning and childcare settings are supporting children to have positive eating experiences and enjoy well-balanced, nutritious food.
An improvement resource promoting gender equality in how children experience early learning and childcare
This Care inspectorate programme will involve a range of care specialists and AHP professionals in achieving wellbeing at a universal level within care settings
Let’s keep children safe by raising awareness of how, and why, they could leave a childcare setting without a responsible adult.
A resource sharing and celebrating examples of how children of all ages can benefit from being cared for by childminders across Scotland.
Findings and practice examples following a year of focused inspection activity relating to the experiences of people with dementia in care homes
A practice resource highlighting the benefits of outdoor play for children attending early learning and childcare
A resource featuring good and innovative practice examples of expressive arts in early learning and childcare.
These guides are for managers and their staff to help improve how personal planning is undertaken
Following the introduction of the Health and Care (Staffing) (Scotland) Act in 2019, we have been funded by Scottish Government to lead on a national quality improvement project with care homes for older people.
A resource to help early learning and childcare (ELC) and out of school care (OSC) services the best they can be in terms of design.