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Measuring child poverty in Scotland — additional data

A paper outlined data collected as part of the process of developing the measurement framework for Scotland's Child Poverty Strategy that was from sources considered for inclusion, but not included, in the measurement framework.
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The digital divide is increasing inequality in Scotland

The digital divide is increasing inequality in Scotland | Social services news | Scoop.it
The only third sector news outlet in Scotland dedicated to sharing news from charities and voluntary organisations.
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News | Care Inspectorate Hub

News | Care Inspectorate Hub | Social services news | Scoop.it
social care scotland, the care inspectorate scotland, care at home scotland, care legislation scotland
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SSKS training and resources | SSSC News

SSKS training and resources | SSSC News | Social services news | Scoop.it
Learn the basics of navigating and getting the most out of the Social Services Knowledge Scotland (SSKS) website and join an online Introducing SSKS webex session. Email ssks@nes.scot.nhs.uk to reserve a place at one of the following sessions.
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Health & Social Care Partnership having ‘very good’ impact on Aberdeen community - Scottish Housing News

Health & Social Care Partnership having ‘very good’ impact on Aberdeen community - Scottish Housing News | Social services news | Scoop.it
Aberdeen’s new Health & Social Care Partnership is already having a “very good” impact on people in the city, according to Scotland’s health and care watchdog bodies.
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Sustainability and Social Care: Mission, Innovation, Disruption? - Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland

Sustainability and Social Care: Mission, Innovation, Disruption? - Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland | Social services news | Scoop.it
CCPS Conference, 24-25 November 2016... Read More
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Winter warmer: Scottish NHS gets £9m boost for the sickness season

Winter warmer: Scottish NHS gets £9m boost for the sickness season | Social services news | Scoop.it
HEALTH boards across Scotland are to be given an extra £9 million to help cut unnecessary hospital admissions and prepare emergency departments fo
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Scotland's social care services 'unsustainable' - BBC News

Scotland's social care services 'unsustainable' - BBC News | Social services news | Scoop.it
A financial watchdog says an extra £667m will be needed by 2020 to maintain social care services at their current level.
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Powerful Partnerships in Perth and Kinross

Health and social care integration may be the most powerful health care partnership in our time. Explore how it can be made real for you on 5th Oct 2016.
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About us | Growing Support

About us | Growing Support | Social services news | Scoop.it
Job vacancy: Social and therapeutic horticulture facilitator in #Bristol , come and join our award winning team! https://t.co/zj7DABIoCh
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Scottish councils’ spend on social work to increase by up to £667m by 2020, Accounts Commission estimates | Holyrood Magazine

Scottish councils’ spend on social work to increase by up to £667m by 2020, Accounts Commission estimates | Holyrood Magazine | Social services news | Scoop.it
RT @HolyroodTom: Audit Scotland warns social care services not sustainable https://t.co/KI00qK4Xno question is how much do we value care of…
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Finding accommodation - Citizens Advice Scotland

Finding accommodation - Citizens Advice Scotland | Social services news | Scoop.it
Help with finding accommodation including local authority services for homeless people, accommodation agencies and deposits and premiums.
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Care cuts 'leave frail elderly fending for themselves' - BBC News

Care cuts 'leave frail elderly fending for themselves' - BBC News | Social services news | Scoop.it
Frail old people in England are being left to fend for themselves because government-funded care is being scaled back, a review suggests.
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Future of an ageing population: evidence review - Telecare - Provision - Older People - Browse by topic - Learn and Improve - Homepage - Housing LIN

Future of an ageing population: evidence review - Telecare - Provision - Older People - Browse by topic - Learn and Improve - Homepage - Housing LIN | Social services news | Scoop.it
Future of an #ageing population: evidence review
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What I wish I'd known at the start of my social work career

What I wish I'd known at the start of my social work career | Social services news | Scoop.it
Be patient with yourself, get emotional support, and stay faithful to your ethics: senior social workers share advice for those starting out in their careers
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Co-design workshop with young adult carers and health & social care professionals

Co-design workshop with young adult carers and health & social care professionals | Social services news | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Innovation Unit presents Co-design workshop with young adult carers and health & social care professionals - Monday, 3 October 2016 at Roots and Shoots, London, England. Find event and ticket information.
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Red tape 'stops school nurses doing job' - BBC News

Red tape 'stops school nurses doing job' - BBC News | Social services news | Scoop.it
School nurses are finding less time to do their job because of more child protection issues and excessive bureaucracy, research says.
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Board of Directors – Vacancy | Waverley Care -

Board of Directors – Vacancy | Waverley Care - | Social services news | Scoop.it
Can you help shape the future of Scotland’s HIV and Hepatitis C charity? Waverley Care is Scotland’s HIV and Hepatitis C charity. Throughout Scotland we’re
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Personal budgets: health and social care integration

What is the video about? This film looks at how Kent County Council is approaching integrating personal budgets from health and social care as part of thei
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Improvement needed in key areas of Aberdeen's services for older people

Improvement needed in key areas of Aberdeen's services for older people | Social services news | Scoop.it
Health and social care services in Aberdeen are delivering good outcomes for many older people
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View Event | The ALLIANCE

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RT @ALLIANCEScot: Help inform NHS Health Scotland’s @NHS_HS Corporate Strategy 19 October in Glasgow https://t.co/MuNe0v3SWR
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Social work faces watershed | Audit Scotland

Social work faces watershed | Audit Scotland | Social services news | Scoop.it
Audit Scotland provides the Auditor General and the Accounts Commission with services to check that public money is spent efficiently and effectively.
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End of Life Care Commissioning - Healthcare Conferences UK

End of Life Care Commissioning - Healthcare Conferences UK | Social services news | Scoop.it
Come and join us in the exhibition at End of Life Care Commissioning #EOLCommissioning @LynasFoster https://t.co/yS29pCQs0n
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Social work in Scotland | Audit Scotland

Social work in Scotland | Audit Scotland | Social services news | Scoop.it
Audit Scotland provides the Auditor General and the Accounts Commission with services to check that public money is spent efficiently and effectively.
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Children and Young People Bulletins | Care Inspectorate Hub

Children and Young People Bulletins | Care Inspectorate Hub | Social services news | Scoop.it
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Quickening Steps: Working with unborn children?

Quickening Steps: Working with unborn children? | Social services news | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - The University of Edinburgh at The ESRC Festival of Social Science presents Quickening Steps: Working with unborn children? - Wednesday, 9 November 2016 at Project Room, Edinburgh, Scotland. Find event and ticket information.
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