Community Planning and Commissioning

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

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Integration in Action: Six Themes of Integration image

Authors
ALLIANCE

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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

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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

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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

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Authors
NHS Education for Scotland & Scottish Social Services Council

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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

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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: Guidance for Scottish Local Authorities image

Authors
Cosla

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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...

Self-evaluation for improvement – your guide image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Self-evaluation for improvement – your guide

Date
16/09/2019

Category
Guidance, Care Inspectorate Publication

A guide for care services undertaking self-evaluation

Updated quality framework for children and young people in need of care and protection image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Updated quality framework for children and young people in need of care and protection

Date
13/09/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

An updated quality framework for community planning partnerships to support self-evaluation of services for children and young people in need of care and protection.

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Authors
Audit Scotland

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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.

Children & Young People’s Mental Health Task Force Recommendations image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Children & Young People’s Mental Health Task Force Recommendations

Date
04/07/2019

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Recommendations to Scottish Government and COSLA from the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Task Force, chaired by Dr Dame Denise Coia

Our Vision to Improve Early Intervention in Psychosis in Scotland image

Authors
Scottish Government

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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

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Authors
Scottish Government

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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

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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

Preventing offending: Improving our approach to workforce development image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Preventing offending: Improving our approach to workforce development

Date
25/06/2019

Category
Guidance, National strategies and frameworks

A resource produced by the Developing Capacity and Improvement Implementation Group, and developed as part of the Scottish Government’s Youth Justice strategy

Preventing offending: improving outcomes for children and young people image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Preventing offending: improving outcomes for children and young people

Date
25/06/2019

Category
Guidance, National strategies and frameworks

A resource produced by the Developing Capacity and Improvement Implementation Group, and developed as part of the Scottish Government’s Youth Justice strategy

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Authors
Scottish Commission for Learning Disability

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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.

Included, Engaged and Involved Part 1: A Positive Approach to the Promotion and Management of Attendance in Scottish Schools image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Included, Engaged and Involved Part 1: A Positive Approach to the Promotion and Management of Attendance in Scottish Schools

Date
14/06/2019

Category
Guidance

Refreshed guidance for education authorities on the promotion and management of school attendance

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

Authors
Scottish Government

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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

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Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Learning from Significant Case Reviews March 2015 to April 2018

Date
11/06/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

A report on the findings following analysis of significant case reviews carried out between March 2015 and April 2018

Raising concerns in the workplace. Guidance for employers, social service workers and social work students image

Authors
Care Inspectorate and Scottish Social Services Council

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Raising concerns in the workplace. Guidance for employers, social service workers and social work students

Date
14/05/2019

Category
Guidance

Guidance to advise employers, social service workers and social work students on their duty and responsibilities in raising and acting on concerns

Funding follows the child and the national standard for early learning and childcare providers - transition options guidance on contracting image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Funding follows the child and the national standard for early learning and childcare providers - transition options guidance on contracting

Date
29/04/2019

Category
Guidance

A document outlining options for local authorities to consider when developing their processes to contract with private and third sector early learning and childcare providers