Think Local Act Personal Tag Listing
This is list shows the topics and resources tagged using 'Personal budgets'.
- Jennie's story
Jennie is moving into her own flat with 24 hour support and her circle of friends. Part of the Personal Budget Stories DVD See more Personal Budget videos Video Troubleshooting If you are experiencing poor video playback we suggest you 'pause' the video and allow it to fully download, then resume watching the video.
- Personal Budgets: Council Commissioned Services
In January 2010 ADASS produced further advice on how personal budgets can work well for people who use council-commissioned services rather than a direct payment. The document also includes an appendix with further legal advice.
- Personal budgets for older people - making it happen
This guide focuses on how councils can make personal budgets work well for older people and their families. It looks at how to ensure personal budgets are accessible, simple to use, flexible and help to achieve the things that matter most to the people using them.
- Hartlepool change management stories
This set of short video clips from Hartlepool shows how councils can go about a programme of organisational change in order to implement personal budgets.
- Putting People First milestones - self-improvement framework
ADASS produced this self-assessment tool to help councils to understand local progress towards the Putting People First milestones published in September 2009. The letter to Directors of Adult Social Services explained how councils could use the self-assessment tool.
- Making progress with Putting People First
In October 2009 ADASS and the Department of Health published a set of materials which aim to help councils make progress with implementing Putting People First. These bring together the latest learning from councils and are linked to the Putting People First milestones agreed between ADASS, the Local Government Association and the Department of Health in September.