Care at Home

Care at home makes sure that as many people as possible are supported in their own homes. The care at home service can touch on all aspects of your daily life in your own home.

Using the drop down menus below, you can filter resources by resource type, relevant topics or date of publication.

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Topics
  • Adult Protection
  • Adults with Incapacity
  • Bowel and Bladder
  • Complaints
  • Creative and Physical Activity
  • Dementia
  • Disability
  • End of Life / Palliative Care
  • Equalities / Human Rights
  • Falls
  • Food and Fluid
  • Infection Control
  • Involvement and Participation
  • Learning Disabiities
  • Management & Leadership
  • Medication
  • Mental Health
  • Restraint
  • Risk
  • Self-directed support
  • Self-evaluation
  • Staffing
  • Tissue Viability
Resource Type
  • Adult and Health Bulletin
  • Care Inspectorate Publication
  • Case Study
  • Children and Young People Bulletin
  • Event
  • Guidance
  • National strategies and frameworks
  • Research
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Essentials of Safe Care

Date
23/03/2021

Category
Guidance

Independent Review of Adult Social Care in Scotland: Easy Read image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Independent Review of Adult Social Care in Scotland: Easy Read

Date
17/03/2021

Category
Research

Easy read version of the report of the Independent Review led by Derek Feeley, recommending improvements to adult social care support in Scotland.

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Authors
Scottish Government

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Independent Review of Adult Social Care in Scotland

Date
03/02/2021

Category
Research

Report of the Independent Review led by Derek Feeley, recommending improvements to adult social care support in Scotland.

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Authors
CAPA Team

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Margarets story

Date
01/12/2020

Category
Case Study

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Authors
CAPA Team

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Movement is not time consuming

Date
01/12/2020

Category
Case Study

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Authors
Care Inspectorate and Healthcare Improvement Scotland

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Good practice communication guide for carers

Date
01/12/2020

Category
Guidance

Guidance for staff on how to communicate with a person to understand their care needs and any information required

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Authors
CAPA Team

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Evaluation of the Care about Physical Activity Programme

Date
01/12/2020

Phase two final evaluation report of the Care about Physical Activity (CAPA) Programme

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Authors
CAPA Team

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On-line course about the importance of movement for older people

Date
01/12/2020

Category
Guidance

On-line learning resource for anyone interested in movement for older people. Developed by Glasgow Caledonian University

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Authors
Care Inspectorate and SSSC

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Wilful neglect, ill-treatment and corporate homicide

Date
16/11/2020

Guidance for social service workers, providers, managers, supervisors, social workers and social work students to support workers and providers to recognise potential signs of ill-treatment or wilful neglect, when an offence may have occurred and how and who you should report thi...

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Authors
Care Inspectorate

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A quality framework for support services (care at home, including supported living models of support)

Date
03/11/2020

Category
Guidance, Care Inspectorate Publication

A quality framework for support services (care at home, including supported living models of support) for use in self-evaluation, scrutiny and improvement support

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Authors
Healthcare Improvement Scotland

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Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers Standards

Date
23/10/2020

Category
Guidance

The document updates and replaces the clinical standards on prevention and management of pressure ulcers published by Healthcare Improvement Scotland in 2016 and incorporates advice contained in the (now withdrawn) 2009 Quality Improvement Scotland best practice statement.

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Authors
CAPA team

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Glynis's story

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

How Cordia are helping clients to move more often image

Authors
CAPA team

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How Cordia are helping clients to move more often

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

A carer's perspective of CAPA image

Authors
CAPA team

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A carer's perspective of CAPA

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

Lynns story image

Authors
CAPA team

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Lynns story

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

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Authors
CAPA team

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Margaret and Tommy

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

Beths Story image

Authors
CAPA team

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Beths Story

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

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Authors
CAPA team

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Robins story

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

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Authors
CAPA team

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Abes garden project

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

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Authors
CAPA team

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Kate will do it!

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study

Healthcare getting involved, using CAPA principles to improve health image

Authors
CAPA team

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Healthcare getting involved, using CAPA principles to improve health

Date
01/04/2020

Category
Case Study