It's not rocket's self-directed support

Do you share the same frustrations as Martin Walker and others expressed in his blog and short film

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Direct Payments - working or not working?

This new report looks at how they could work better, and is informed by the experiences of people with direct payments during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Personalisation and the National Health Service

'Shut up and listen' - this is not the last word on personalisation in the NHS. Paul Rackham speaks his mind about challenges to personalisation in the NHS.


TLAP is 10

A short history of TLAP

The TLAP partnership is celebrating its 10th birthday. Here is a short film reflecting on its origins and the impact it has had in promoting personalisation and working in partnership.  

Projects to support professionals

Key resources


Podcasts on thinking differently about social care with experts and spokespeople from the field of person-centred care and support. 


A-Z library of person-centred care & support resources to support social care transformation.

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Our key tools

TLAP Care and Support Jargon Buster

TLAP's  Care and Support Jargon Buster makes sense of jargon that is used in health and social care. Add the TLAP Jargon Buster to your website by downloading the widget. Now with a COVID19 explainer.

Innovations in community-centred support

A directory of innovations for commissioners and providers to find out about community-centred approaches that are having a positive impact on people’s lives.

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