SDS Survey

Its been over a year since the Covid-19 SDS Guidance was issued. This guidance was to enable anyone who receives social care support in Scotland via Self Directed Support (SDS) Options 1 or 2 to use their SDS budgets in a more flexible way. Coalition of Carers and SDS Collective would like to find out […]

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PA Employer Handbook launched

  Self Directed Support Scotland (SDSS) is proud to launch an update of the Personal Assistant (PA) Employer Handbook, first published by the Scottish Government in 2014. https://paemployer.handbook.scot/ With thousands of PA employers across the country, and with tens of thousands of people accessing Self-directed Support (SDS), it’s important that both current and potential employers […]

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Personal Assistant Flu Vaccination Programme

This year, with COVID-19 around, it is more important than ever that we do all we can to reduce the impact of seasonal flu on those who are most at risk.   All health and frontline Social Care Workers providing direct personal care are eligible to receive a free NHS flu vaccination this year.  The flu vaccinations will take place at […]

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