Moving forward with personalisation
A webinar which covers alternative models of homecare such as Wellbeing teams, Community Circles and what commissioners and providers can do to move in this direction.
Like all councils, we face rising demand for care and support services alongside a reduction in resources to meet the needs of people in the borough.
We identified supporting people with learning disabilities to be as independent as possible as one of our three priority areas in our Making it Real action plan
Telford & Wrekin Early Help and Support Services are working with adults including people with learning disability, sensory impairment, older people and others on their Making it Real commitments
In response to the Peer Challenge findings ASC invited a group of people who were using our services, or caring for someone at home, to help us embed a Making it Real (MIR) approach.
People2People Community Interest Company and Shropshire Council have partnered to work on Making it Real to change the nature of adult social care services in Shropshire.
Healthwatch Dudley working in partnership with Dudley Council, the voluntary sector, business community and with local people.
The event gave examples of some of the activities that have been taking place in the wake of the Five Year Forward View with updates on new care models and innovative approaches such as Community Circles.