Community Planning and Commissioning

Community Planning Partnerships, Integrated Joint Boards, Local Authorities, and any other people or organisations involved in the provision of social care and social work services across Scotland.

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

 

Older lady
Topics
  • Adult Protection
  • Involvement and Participation
  • Management & Leadership
  • Offender Rehabilitation
  • Self-directed support
  • Self-evaluation
  • Staffing
Resource Type
  • Adult and Health Bulletin
  • Care Inspectorate Publication
  • Case Study
  • Children and Young People Bulletin
  • Event
  • Guidance
  • National strategies and frameworks
  • Research
Date

Start Date

to

End Date

View: All
Appropriate Adults: Guidance for Local Authorities image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Appropriate Adults: Guidance for Local Authorities

Date
10/01/2020

Category
Guidance

Scottish Government guidance for local authorities about their statutory duties relating to the provision of Appropriate Adult services

Social Work and Human Rights: A Practice Guide image

Authors
BASW

+

Social Work and Human Rights: A Practice Guide

Date
10/12/2019

Category
Guidance

Guide on social work and human rights designed to reflect on the importance of human rights and how the social work profession can be at the forefront of defending existing rights and building new rights and protections for the most vulnerable.

Integration in Action: Six Themes of Integration image

Authors
ALLIANCE

+

Integration in Action: Six Themes of Integration

Date
03/12/2019

Category
Research

A collection of case studies to demonstrate examples of good practice within health and social care

Youth Homelessness Prevention Pathway image

Authors
A Way Home Scotland

+

Youth Homelessness Prevention Pathway

Date
13/11/2019

Category
Guidance

Guidance and recommendations to make support for care leavers at risk of becoming homeless more consistent across Scotland and easier for care providers

Code of Guidance on Homelessness: Guidance on legislation, policies and practices to prevent and resolve homelessness (interim update) image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Code of Guidance on Homelessness: Guidance on legislation, policies and practices to prevent and resolve homelessness (interim update)

Date
07/11/2019

Category
Guidance

Updated code of guidance to help guide local authorities in their duties to assist people who are threatened with or who are experiencing homelessness

Equal Partners in Care image

Authors
NHS Education for Scotland & Scottish Social Services Council

+

Equal Partners in Care

Date
22/10/2019

Category
Guidance

A learning resource for health and social care staff which will help support better conversations and interactions with carers

Care Inspectorate Improvement Strategy 2019-2022 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

+

Care Inspectorate Improvement Strategy 2019-2022

Date
21/10/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

A strategy providing an insight into what the Care Inspectorate's improvement support offer will be over the next three years and how we will identify where improvements are required

Human Trafficking and Exploitation: What health workers need to know image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Human Trafficking and Exploitation: What health workers need to know

Date
18/10/2019

Category
Guidance

Guidance to help health workers identify signs of human trafficking and exploitation, and to know what action to take if they have concerns. Previous guidance has been updated to reflect changes introduced by the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Act 2015 and publicat...

Human Trafficking and Exploitation: Guidance for Scottish Local Authorities image

Authors
Cosla

+

Human Trafficking and Exploitation: Guidance for Scottish Local Authorities

Date
18/10/2019

Category
Guidance

Guidance is intended to support local authorities to develop good practice to identify, refer and support victims of human trafficking and exploitation, and disrupt and deter criminal activities. Topics covered include spotting the signs of trafficking and exploitation, strategic...

Adult support and protection improvement plan: 2019-2022 image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Adult support and protection improvement plan: 2019-2022

Date
02/10/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

The ASP Improvement Plan was developed by the Scottish Government between November 2018 and April 2019 following a Thematic Inspection by the Care Inspectorate and Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary.

Self-evaluation for improvement – your guide image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

+

Self-evaluation for improvement – your guide

Date
16/09/2019

Category
Guidance, Care Inspectorate Publication

A guide for care services undertaking self-evaluation

Principles for Community Empowerment image

Authors
Audit Scotland

+

Principles for Community Empowerment

Date
25/07/2019

Category
Guidance

A document which aims to raise awareness of community empowerment and promote such a shared understanding across scrutiny bodies to support high-quality scrutiny of community empowerment.

Competency framework for integration authority nurse board members image

Authors
RCN Scotland, NES and SEND

+

Competency framework for integration authority nurse board members

Date
05/07/2019

Category
Guidance

A competency framework to support nurse leaders in their role on integration authority boards

Our Vision to Improve Early Intervention in Psychosis in Scotland image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Our Vision to Improve Early Intervention in Psychosis in Scotland

Date
30/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

An action plan aimed at achieving the vision that people presenting for the first time with psychosis will have timely access to effective care and treatment, with early intervention and a focus on recovery

Restorative Justice Action Plan image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Restorative Justice Action Plan

Date
28/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

An action plan setting out a number of actions and outcomes to help achieve the commitment to have restorative justice available across Scotland by 2023

Thematic review of self-directed support in Scotland: Transforming lives image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

+

Thematic review of self-directed support in Scotland: Transforming lives

Date
27/06/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

A report produced in partnership with Healthcare Improvement Scotland following inspection of the delivery of self-directed support in six health and social care partnerships

Developing a Learning Disability Strategy image

Authors
Scottish Commission for Learning Disability

+

Developing a Learning Disability Strategy

Date
18/06/2019

Category
Guidance

Guidance, suggestions and questions for developing a local learning disability strategy. This is a resource to support Health and Social Care Partnerships (HSCPs), local authorities and health boards when planning their local strategies.

Self-directed support strategy 2010-2020: implementation plan 2019-2021 image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Self-directed support strategy 2010-2020: implementation plan 2019-2021

Date
12/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A plan setting out the actions required to deliver the changes necessary to fully implement self-directed support over 2019 - 2021

Social Care Support: Our shared vision for adult social care support, including support for carers image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Social Care Support: Our shared vision for adult social care support, including support for carers

Date
12/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A document setting out a vision for how adult social care support will look like in the future, as part of a partnership programme to support local reform

Social Care Support: Programme Framework image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Social Care Support: Programme Framework

Date
12/06/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

A framework for the partnership programme to support local reform of adult social care, setting out priorities, workstreams and vision

Uses of Restorative Justice - evidence review image

Authors
Scottish Government

+

Uses of Restorative Justice - evidence review

Date
03/05/2019

Category
Research

A review looking at international case studies to identify different approaches governments have taken to provide access to Restorative Justice services