Welcome to our Self-directed Support Service Website, for Dundee and Angus.


What is Self-directed Support

Self-directed Support (SDS) is the way in which support services are now provided by the Health and Social Care Partnership.  There are 4 options, these are:

Option 1 – Direct Payment
You receive the funds to buy support yourself

Option 2 – Individual Service Funds
You choose the support you would like and it is arranged for you

Option 3 – Traditional Services
The Health and Social Care Partnership arrange support on your behalf

Option 4 – Combination of Option 1, 2 or 3


Latest News

  • ILF Transition Fund applications now open2019/11/14

    ILF Scotland are now taking applications for their new age eligibility of 16-25 (if you are 25, applications must be made before your 26th birthday). For more info and to apply visit https://ilf.scot/transition-fund/

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  • New Self-directed Support Cafe for Angus2019/10/30

    Monday 7th November, 10am-12.30pm A new drop-in cafe is launching at the Friock Hub, Eastgate, Friockheim, DD11 4TG. If you have any questions about Self-directed support (SDS), pop along for a chat between 10am and 12.30pm. The cafe runs on the first Monday of the month, starting on Monday 7th November. For more information call […]

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  • Personal Assistants Get Togethers – Dundee & Angus2019/09/09

    Personal Assistants Get Togethers – Dundee & Angus An event for Direct Payment Personal Assistants and those interested in working as a Personal Assistant to get together, share experiences, find out what support is available and get involved in the SDS community in Angus. PA Employers are welcome to attend with their PAs. There are […]

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