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 […]
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. […]
You can now view our SDS newsletters online. Click here to view the most recent newsletters.
Our 2016/17 Annual Report is now available. Download your copy here.
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 […]
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
Please join us in extending a very warm welcome to our new Support Broker for Angus, Catherine Harris. Catherine has recently completed her Social Work degree and prior to that was on placement at Dundee Carers Centre. We’re excited that she’s joining us and know she’ll be a very valuable member of the SDS and […]
We are running 2 x 1 hour IT sessions every Thursday from 30th March 2017, between 10am and 1pm at our C Gate premises. The first session at 10am will be working age benefit claimants who have low IT skills to help prepare them for the new benefit Universal Credit – which will take over […]
Our latest What’s On guide is now available to download. Click here to see what’s on in March and April.
15th March 2017 @ The Lighthouse, Glasgow 10.15 a.m. – 3.30 p.m This event is organised by LivingTogeThere – A Community Interest Company dedicated to guiding people through Self-directed Support and is sponsored by the Life Changes Trust. The conference will focus on thinking differently, challenging the ‘usual’ and exploring creative ways to make Self-directed […]