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The Scottish Government Self-directed Support (SDS) site is no longer in use and you have been redirected to Self Directed Support Scotland (SDSS), an independent organisation that can help you to find local support and advice on SDS. Read more about these changes and how we can help.

Click here to view the latest information on COVID-19 for SDSS members

What we do

SDSS champions local Independent Support organisations who provide quality advice and support on Self-directed Support. We campaign for true SDS implementation when it comes to social care delivery throughout Scotland.

Select 'Find Help' to search for local Independent Support organisations in your area.

Member News

New Scottish Government COVID-19 guidance on SDS Option 1 and Option 2.
May 14, 2020

    Scottish Government have now published COVID-19 guidance on Option 1 and Option 2 for Local ...

'Connecting Scotland'- new programme to support those who are digitally excluded.
May 8, 2020

On 7th May 2020, Communities Secretary Aileen Campbell announced a new £5 million programme will ...

UN Rights of Disabled People, COVID-19 guidance
May 8, 2020

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, The UN have published guidance on the Rights ...

SDSS News

Goodbye and Good Luck Jess!
April 7, 2020

    As many of you are now aware our fantastic manager, Jess Wade, will soon be ...

Cornonavirus (COVID-19) information for SDSS members and stakeholders.
March 13, 2020

  This page will be updated frequently as the situation develops. Last updated: 14th May, 16.30.  As ...

2019: a year in numbers.
December 20, 2019

    As the year comes to a  close we have taken a closer look at website ...