Self-Directed Support - North Ayrshire
Self-Directed Support - Pick ‘n’ Mix
Self-Directed Support - The Support Planning Process
In this video, a guide for carers and parents, Jenny tells you how Self-Directed Support works (or should work!) in Scotland and how you apply for it and what you can use it for.
The Scottish Parliament passed the Social Care (Self-Directed Support) (Scotland) Act 2013 so people who are eligible for social care support can get greater choice and control over how they receive these services. This means care services can be 'personalised' to your individual needs and wishes.
This lively film spells out key information on Self-Directed Support the new way for Scotland’s councils to help people of all ages to live independently at home and become more involved in the community.
This film has been created to provide people affected by stroke, who live in Scotland, information about Self Directed Support.
Simon Duffy talks about the development of Self-Directed Support in the UK