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Self Directed Support Scotland (SDSS) is a membership organisation. The focus and direction of our work reflects the needs and priorities of our membership in their role in supporting people across Scotland.

Our member organisations come from all areas of Scotland and each organisation is concerned with supporting the implementation and development of self-directed support (SDS) in their area and beyond.

If you would be interested in applying for membership please email our Membership Development Executive:

Member News

Human Rights Principles in Digital Health and Social Care
July 28, 2021

The ALLIANCE, Scottish Care and VOX (Voices Of eXperience) are working together to support the development of rights based ...

Consultation on an SDS Strategy for Highlands
July 26, 2021

Consultation on Self Directed Support (SDS) Strategy for Highlands: NHS Highland and the Highland Council have ...

First Steps towards a National Care Service for Scotland
July 22, 2021

Setting up of the Social Covenant Steering Group: The Scottish Government have set up the group, ...

Support Choices flies the nest becoming a sustainable local advice service
July 20, 2021

Support Choices celebrates becoming an independent advice charity, empowering people in Perth and Kinross with ...

Carer's Allowance Supplement
July 12, 2021

The Social Justice and Social Security Committee are asking for written views on the Carer’s ...

PA Bonus
July 11, 2021

A dedicated online and paper based application form, administered by Scotland Excel on behalf of ...

Gain a qualification in Community Brokerage
July 5, 2021

Do you work, or have in interest, in Community Brokerage? If yes, you might be ...

Consultation on the use and sale of fireworks
June 28, 2021

The Scottish Government has launched a consultation to consider changes to how fireworks can be ...

Scottish Borders SDS Forum on SDSS Membership
June 24, 2021

As a membership organisation, the focus and direction of our work reflects the needs and ...