SDSS News And Events
Last week SDSS Manager Jess Wade was featured in TFN, find out more: SDSS Manager, Jess Wade, was featured in TFN last week discussing the future of SDS, and what needs to be done to achieve successful SDS implementation. In this article Jess highlights the importance of real partnership working, in order to learn from best… Continue Reading Featured in TFN: Jess Wade on SDS Implementation.
SDS National Voice: Final Programme announcements! Spaces are filling up quickly for #SDSnationalvoice, we have been working on our programme, with a some further exciting content to be confirmed. Stay tuned the final programme will be released later this week! Find the most up to date information below: Confirmed Speakers: Jess Wade, Manager, Self Directed… Continue Reading SDS National Voice: Final Programme announcements!
SDS National Voice 2018- tickets available now! SDS National Voice is an event that will promote, celebrate and discuss good SDS practice all over Scotland. We designed this event around what you would like to hear about, and who you would like to hear from. Get your tickets now! SDS National Voice 2018 is an event… Continue Reading SDS National Voice, tickets available now!
SDS National Voice: Programme announcements! It has been a busy week for SDSS, we have been working on updating our programme for the #SDSnationalvoice We have lot of exciting content confirmed and even more will be announced next week! Confirmed Speakers. Jess Wade, Manager, Self Directed Support Scotland. Karen Geekie, Scottish Government SDS Policy Team.… Continue Reading SDS National Voice: Further Programme announcements!
Health and Social Care Integration Forum Location: Glasgow City Date of event: 27/02/2018 at 10am – 12.30pm Join colleagues from across the third sector to discuss the all-important theme of ‘engagement’ when it comes to integration. This forum, facilitated by the Integration Support Team at the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland, aims to provide… Continue Reading 3rd Sector Health and Social Care Integration Forum
Breaking News – Self Directed Support SiRD2021 Fund Now Open for Applications: The new Support in the Right Direction Fund (SiRD2021) is open for applications as of today, 5th February. The deadline for applying is 12pm (midday) on Tuesday 3 April 2018. The application process is being managed by Inspiring Scotland and you can get… Continue Reading Breaking News: SDS SIRD2021 Fund Now Open.
Administration of Medication Event: Guidelines for Personal Assistants If you are a Personal Assistant Employer, working as a Personal Assistant or supporting PA Employers, this event is for you. Personal Assistants may often be supporting people to take or manage their medication. This can be from the beginning of a support arrangement or be something… Continue Reading Administration of Medication Event: Guidelines for PAs
Breaking News: SIRD2021 Fund will open on 5th Feb 2018! The Scottish Government has announced the opening date for the new round of ‘Support in the Right Direction’ funding, SIRD2021. This fund is aimed at organisations providing Independent Information and Support for people trying to access and make best use of the funding they receive… Continue Reading New SDS SIRD Fund opens 5th Feb 2018!
Disability Equality Training for SDSS Members SDSS are looking to run Disability Equality Training for any members that would like to attend. This is different from Awareness Training. Disability Equality training is designed and delivered by disabled people and covers four fundamental elements: Models of Disability, which explores frameworks for understanding disability; Language of Disability,… Continue Reading Free Disability Equality Training for SDSS Members
ILF Scotland opens New Transition Fund today! The Fund will initially support those aged between 16 and 21, who are at an important transitional stage in their lives. The Fund will provide short term grants (with £5 million of funding available per year) to young disabled people, providing them with opportunities that facilitate their participation and… Continue Reading Breaking News – New ILF Fund Open today!