This blogpost was initially published on the RAND Europe website.
‘Why are we stuck in hospital?’ report reveals the challenges for people with learning disabilities and/or autistic people trying to leave ‘long-stay’ hospital.
A new guide has been launched to help Councils and social care providers avoid pitfalls when introducing new and emerging technology into adult social care.
Jon Glasby is a qualified social worker by background and Director of IMPACT, the UK centre for implementing evidence in adult social care.
New publication on co-production and emotional labour in care settings is described.
This page describes a new study which investigates how to understand and improve social care assessments for older LGBTQ+ people in England.
Introducing a new publication, 'While you're there, can you just … ' by Catherine Needham, Elizabeth Griffiths & Catherine Mangan (2021). which considers role-extending and emotional labour in public services.
The new Social Care Research centre is a collaboration of universities, care sector partners and international research teams.
News item about the first stage in a collaboration to lead Public Involvement national research in adult social care.
Jason Schaub has been awarded two grants one of which is for a study entitled 'Understanding the Social Care Assessment Journey of Older LGBTQ+ People.
This research will examine the contribution social workers make to older people's lives
A former chancellor as health secretary may help the Conservatives overcome the powerful Treasury veto.
Prof Catherine Needham disucsses Boris Johnson's plan to reform social care in the Mirror newspaper
Catherine Needham discusses the new social care reform plan in 'The Conversation'
Senior academics from the School of Social Policy at the University of Birmingham respond to the Health and Social Care Select Committee inquiry..
The University of Birmingham has been announced as the lead partner of a brand new Centre for adult social care, which will aim to put evidence into practice to promote and maintain people's independence and wellbeing.