We need your views about supervisory or management qualification requirements

We are considering making changes to the additional supervisory and management qualification requirements for registration for managers and supervisors in adult services. This includes ... Continue Reading →

Dame Anne Begg visits Aberdeen services

SSSC Council Member, Dame Anne Begg tells us about her recent visits to two different services in Aberdeen as part of her SSSC induction. ‘The first visit was to an Inspire run supported ... Continue Reading →

Camphill Scotland staff energised and inspired by social pedagogy

Social pedagogy is an approach to working with people which focuses on relationships.  It is widely used across Europe and there is a small but growing group of organisations working ... Continue Reading →

Are you taking part in Care Home Open Day 2016?

Care Home Open Day is being held on 17 June 2016.  It is a UK wide initiative inviting care homes to open their doors to their local communities. Thousands of care homes across the ... Continue Reading →

Caithness Christmas hamper cheer at White Heather Homecare

Mary Campbell was the first recipient this year of Christmas hampers made up and distributed by staff at White Heather Homecare. Mary has always lived locally. Now ninety, she was born ... Continue Reading →

Loretto Care’s Fordneuk Service season of festive fun

The Fordneuk Service provides supported accommodation for up to 42 people who are homeless, have a history of alcohol misuse and who have previously been unable or unwilling to engage ... Continue Reading →

An inclusive Christmas

Churches Action for the Homeless (CATH) is a local charity which supports, encourages and promotes the development and delivery of projects to relieve homelessness and poor housing, ... Continue Reading →

The Voice of Inverclyde

Turning Point Scotland’s Inverclyde service provides supported living, housing support, residential and social opportunities services. They provide support such as social activities, ... Continue Reading →

Community Connectors: open for referrals

Community Connectors is a new service for people over 60 and their carers, designed to improve their links to local services, facilities and activities, by providing them with tailored ... Continue Reading →

Care charity celebrates successful staff at awards ceremony

Care and support teams from across Scotland gathered at a glamourous awards ceremony in Dundee last week.  Now in its second year, the glitzy Gowrie Care Accolades brought together ... Continue Reading →