ILF Transition Fund applications now open

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 Angus

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 & Angus

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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ILF Scotland Co-production events – Have your say!

ILF Scotland are looking for ILF recipients, families and friends to join them in shaping the next 3 years! They are hosting 7 events over Scotland and Northern Ireland and hope to see many of you there to share your ideas! Find an event near you below! http://ow.ly/4QG530ptsRl

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My Support My Choice, Service User Experiences of Self-Directed Support in Scotland

Since June 2018, Self Directed Support Scotland and the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The ALLIANCE) have been running a project called ‘My Support My Choice: user experiences of Self-directed Support in Scotland’, with funding from the Scottish Government. ‘My Support My Choice’ examines the experiences of social care users of Self-directed Support in […]

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ILF Scotland Launches Co-Production Events!

ILF Scotland is delighted to announce the launch of multiple co-production events over Scotland and Northern Ireland to ensure recipients are at the heart of the organisation. ILF Scotland is in the final year of its current strategy and we plan to embark on a journey of co-production to shape our next 3 years plus. […]

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SDS newsletters

You can now view our SDS newsletters online. Click here to view the most recent newsletters.

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Annual Report 2016/17

Our 2016/17 Annual Report is now available. Download your copy here.

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Your Support Your Choice Booklet

We’ve been working with Advocating Together (Dundee) (SCIO), Caal Care Ltd., Ink Pot Studio and Dundee Comics Creative Space to create a new guide to Self-directed support. The guide is called Your Support Your Choice. We’ve also created a short animated version. You can download the booklet or view the animation online. Dundee Version Angus […]

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Scottish Personal Assistant Employers Network (SPAEN) survey

SPAEN has developed a unique “Wellbeing Indicator” tool aimed at measuring the difference Self-Directed Support has or could make to people’s lives. In this first stage, we’re seeking as many SDS recipients as possible to complete the short survey.  The survey will be open from 1st – 21st May 2017. Take the survey

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