‘What matters to you?’ day – 6 June 2017

What matters to you? day aims to encourage and support more meaningful conversations between people who provide health and social care and the people, families and carers who receive ... Continue Reading →

Enter the Scottish Apprenticeship Awards now

Nominations are open for this year’s Scottish Apprenticeship Awards which celebrate the achievements of outstanding apprentices and employers. Now in its 16th year, the Scottish ... Continue Reading →

Standards for the Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers published

Healthcare Improvement Scotland has published the Standards for the Prevention and Management of Pressure Ulcers. The standards are the first in Scotland to apply across all health ... Continue Reading →

Working with personal outcomes: what keeps you going?

The report and presentations from the Working with personal outcomes: what keeps you going? events are now available. We held four events, in partnership with NHS Education Scotland ... Continue Reading →

New Equal Partners in Care elearning modules

New elearning modules are now available to support workers from health, social care and other services to work in partnership with carers and young carers. The Equal Partners in Care ... Continue Reading →

SSSC help communities learn with peer support networks

We are working with health and social care partnerships across Scotland to support the learning and development of the workforce as they move towards integrated services. Working with ... Continue Reading →

Working with personal outcomes: what keeps you going?

An event for workers in health and social care Building practice around personal outcomes is a process of change not a quick fix. So what keeps you going? What enables you to continue ... Continue Reading →

Dignity in Care – three new videos promoting innovative ideas to support caring with dignity

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) has produced three new videos about dignity. Research shows that there are eight main factors which contribute to providing dignity with ... Continue Reading →

Is a career in social services a career for you?

A career in social serivices is a career for people who like people. Our new careers booklet A Career in Social Services has just been given a makeover.  This booklet is for people ... Continue Reading →

Exploring collaborative leadership

Workers from across Scotland had the opportunity to reflect on their current and future practice, share experiences and hear leadership success stories at a recent series of leadership ... Continue Reading →