April 2014

Making Safeguarding Personal 2013-2014 - Case Studies

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16 April 2014

The case studies that follow, illustrate outcome-focused practice in safeguarding adults in line with the Making Safeguarding personal approach. They are from 18 council areas. These have been selected from a large sample of cases. Each case study is linked to 8 key headings based on the combined key statements from the main findings that are set out in the Making Safeguarding Personal 2013/14: report of the findings. These are presented in the Cross Reference section below. The purpose of this is to highlight which examples best reflect these key statements.

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Making Safeguarding Personal 2013-2014 - Selection of tools used by participating councils

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16 April 2014

The tools that follow are examples from a wide range developed by councils that engaged in Making Safeguarding Personal 2013/14. They were developed to support outcome-focused practice and the aggregation of outcomes measures. They are from a range of council areas.

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Making Safeguarding Personal - Guide 2014

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9 April 2014

This guide is intended to support councils and their partners to develop outcomes - focused, person-centred safeguarding practice. It was originally drafted to support the 53 councils who signed up to Making Safeguarding Personal (MSP) in 2013-14. It has been updated based on their experience.

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March 2014

Routes to reuse: maximising value from reused materials

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26 March 2014

This report looks at the potential for obtaining value from the goods we throw away.

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No overall control

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25 March 2014

Learning further lessons from councils without a majority administration.

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Local Healthwatch outcomes and impact development tool version 2

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21 March 2014

This outcome and impact development tool has been designed to promote the development of local Healthwatch as an independent organisation that can effectively and efficiently deliver its functions.

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Local Healthwatch Reflective Audit

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21 March 2014

This local Healthwatch Reflective Audit has been developed to help you understand how well local Healthwatch is working in your local area. It also helps you understand whether other organisations are introducing changes as a result of working with local Healthwatch.

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In good shape – learning and good practice from the early health and wellbeing peer challenges

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17 March 2014

In 2013 the Local Government Association (LGA) launched ‘Rewiring Public Services', its vision for local government. A key part of this vision is councils taking a leading role in health issues.

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The council role in school place planning

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14 March 2014

'The council role in school place planning: Making sure theer are enough school places locally' looks at some of the measures taken by councils to meet the recent surge in demand for school places and gives a five-point plan which the LGA believes is necessary to ensure councils have the funding and power to create the further new places needed.

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The health and wellbeing system improvement programme and partnership prospectus

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12 March 2014

The Health and Wellbeing System Improvement Programme provides a single support and improvement offer for health and wellbeing boards (HWBs) and their partners. Funded by the Department of Health, it complements the work of a host of key partners in the sector.

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