Presentation on theme: "The Future, Today ADULT SOCIAL SERVICES Taking PRIDE in Improving Lives."— Presentation transcript:
The Future, Today ADULT SOCIAL SERVICES Taking PRIDE in Improving Lives
Why are we here? Because we all: have an interest in Adult Social Services want to influence the future of Adult Social Services play key roles currently Service users or consumers Carers Service providers Social Services staff Advocates Dependent or ancillary services/professions
Common Factor(s)? People Improving Lives Achieved via care services which are; Affordable Sustainable
The Future, Today Solid foundations Service quality Positive and constructive relationships Committed and motivated Obstacles The Economy and Austerity Lack of innovation Fear Misunderstanding
The Future, Today Planning & Commissioning Service Design & the Market Service Delivery & Development Improved Lives Consultation and Listening
Advisory Board - Practical & Focused Discussion but NOT a “talking shop” Specific Projects Issues Themes Informed by; Consultation Listening Progress Change in policy, context etc.
Projects Identified Self-Directed Support – Experience to Date Defining Social Care & Social Work for Wandsworth Review of the Resource Allocation System Review of the Social Care Journey Market Development Direct Payments Resource Directory Support Planning into Services Delivered Mobile Working