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Find out how the resources on The Hub can support you on your improvement journey. Developed and updated with our improvement team, this section of the site will help you start your improvement journey, with key points, tools and tips for improvement activity which can be applied wherever you are and in no matter what care service. In this section you will also find an overview of all our improvement resources on the Hub as well as information on our recent improvement work.
Developed and updated by our policy team, this section of the site will help you maintain awareness of national policy developments affecting social care and social work services, as well as relevant legislation and the Health and Social Care Standards.
Browse resources including Care Inspectorate publications, guidance, and national strategies and frameworks, related to the social care and social work sector in Scotland.
Short breaks and respite care should provide a positive experience for you and a break for carers from the main caring tasks. It improves your quality of life by providing an opportunity to have a break from your usual routine.
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Ask staff to read this short article and discuss: notice the small changes, good conversations and the focus on the environment which gave Sandy more reasons and purpose to get up and be active.
2 Simple tests with instructions and recording tool designed to help older people track physical improvement in strength & balance.
Intergenerational work provides new opportunities for moving more and improving older adults’ overall wellbeing.
Leaflet about the effects of bedrest on older people
Little by little Ethel is helped to achieve her goals - discuss the story at a team meeting and discuss what you noticed.
Finding out what mattered to 71 year old Isobel helped her reach her goals. Hear how staff managed to make a big difference to Isabel's days by helping her move more often.
A guide to support older people to move more often every day and promote independence.