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Beyond direct payments

New report which makes the case for micro-enterprises, ISFs and new forms of commissioning that go beyond the traditional use of direct payments. 

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Summary of report

Interactive e-book

Additional ten tips for improving the take up of ISFs in Progress and pitfalls in Individual Service Funds 

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Projects to support professionals

Our key tools

People not process - Coproduction in commissioning tool

A resource to support councils use coproduction in their market shaping and commissioning practice according to Care Act guidance.

Jargon Buster

The Care and Support Jargon Buster is a plain English guide to the most commonly used social care words and phrases and what they mean.

Personalised care & support planning tool

Supporting integrated care for people with health and social care needs.

Information and Advice Strategy Toolkit

A step-by-step guide to help local authorities meet the requirements of the Care Act and associated statutory guidance in relation to the provision of information and advice.

Personal Budgets Minimum Process Framework

A web tool to help councils deliver personal budgets with less bureaucracy and expense, and still meet Care Act duties.

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