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Future of PVG & Disclosure Legislation for Self Directed Support- Edinburgh (morning)

Date: September 2, 2019

Time: 10.00-12.30

Location: Scottish Government Building Victoria Quay Edinburgh EH6 6QQ

Members event

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  Disclosure Scotland are keen to engage with key stakeholders to discuss the future of legislation underpinning the Protection of Vulnerable Groups and the Disclosure of Criminal Information.` In 2018, Disclosure Scotland carried out a public consultation on the future of Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme (report available here). The responses have contributed to shaping proposals that aim […]

Future of PVG & Disclosure Legislation for Self Directed Support- Stirling

Date: August 12, 2019

Time: 13:30 – 16:00

Location: Volunteer Scotland Jubilee House Forthside Way Stirling FK8 1QZ

Members event

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  Disclosure Scotland are keen to engage with key stakeholders to discuss the future of legislation underpinning the Protection of Vulnerable Groups and the Disclosure of Criminal Information.` In 2018, Disclosure Scotland carried out a public consultation on the future of Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme (report available here). The responses have contributed to shaping proposals that aim […]

Get Together & Get Involved – Forth Valley

Date: June 18, 2019

Time: 11:00-15.00

Location: Forth Valley Sensory Centre Camelon, Falkirk

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Self Directed Support Forth Valley and the Personal Assistants Network are hosting an informative event for Personal Assistants and PA Employers to get together, share experiences, find out what support is available and get involved in the local SDS community. Join them for a day of presentations, interactive workshops, Q&A sessions and networking opportunities enabling […]

Improving Social Care Services in Your Area of the Highlands (Dingwall)

Date: June 4, 2019

Time: 10:30 – 15:00

Location: Dingwall Baptist Church, Dingwall.

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The Highland SDS Stakeholder Group will be meeting 4 times a year to look at people’s experiences of trying to access and make use of social care (now called Self Directed Support) to meet their needs. The meetings will bring together people using services, their carers, people working for voluntary sector organisations and staff working […]

SDS National Voice 2019

Date: March 13, 2019

Time: 10:00-16:30

Location: Stirling Court Hotel, Stirling.

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SDS National Voice 2019 is an event that will promote and showcase good Self-directed Support practice all over Scotland. This year the theme is ‘Local Stories’ as we aim to highlight how SDS is being implemented in a range of local areas. We are delighted that Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, Jeane Freeman MSP, will […]

Improving Social Care Services in Your Area of the Highlands (Thurso)

Date: March 6, 2019

Time: 10:30 – 15:00

Location: The Weigh Inn, Thurso.

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The Highland SDS Stakeholder Group will be meeting 4 times a year to look at people’s experiences of trying to access and make use of social care (now called Self Directed Support) to meet their needs. The meetings will bring together people using services, their carers, people working for voluntary sector organisations and staff working […]

Improving Social Care Services in Your Area of the Highlands (Fort William)

Date: November 27, 2018

Time: 10:30 – 15:00

Location: Ben Nevis Hotel, Fort William.

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The Highland SDS Stakeholder Group will be meeting 4 times a year to look at people’s experiences of trying to access and make use of social care (now called Self Directed Support) to meet their needs. The meetings will bring together people using services, their carers, people working for voluntary sector organisations and staff working […]

Self Directed Support Collective Launch

Date: November 21, 2018

Time: 11:30 – 15:30

Location: Cumbrae House, Glasgow.

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Launch of the SDS Collective! The SDS Collective is a group of advocacy and campaigning organisations which have come together to promote improved practice in the development of Self-Directed Support in Scotland. Recognising that Self-Directed Support is the mainstream form of social care provision in Scotland, the SDS Collective exists to address the restrictions on […]

SDSS AGM 2018

Date: November 1, 2018

Time: 10:00-16:00

Location: Eastwood House, East Renfrewshire

Members event

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The SDSS AGM 2018 ‘Getting out of the woods’ is a members only event and an opportunity to discuss the work of SDSS over the last 12 months, highlight key achievements and challenges and for members to have a say about the future work and governance of SDSS.  We are hosting this year’s AGM in partnership with a local member SDS Forum […]

Adult Social Care Reform discussion

Date: October 26, 2018

Time: 11:00-13.30

Location: Norton Park Conference Centre Edinburgh

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Self Directed Support Scotland will be hosting at event at Norton Park where you can have your say on Adult Social Care Reform in Scotland. We would like to know your first hand experiences of adult social care and your thoughts on moving forward so that we can feedback to the Scottish Government on behalf of our […]