Social Care Digital Innovation Programme

The LGA in collaboration with NHS Digital is grant funding digital innovation in social care, with projects ranging from new assistive technology to data analytics to predict demand. Case studies, lessons learned, and evaluation reports from existing grant programmes will be regularly added for 31 funded projects.

Recently added

24 SeptemberBlog from Barnet on the nine success factors for digital social care projects

24 August: Progress reports from 2018/19 programme

23 July: Blog from Adam Hoare including tips for successful digital projects

21 June: Presentation announcing the 12 funded councils undertaking the SCDIP discovery phase

10 May: Two blogs from Ed Humphreys on this year's and last year's programme 

27 April: Slides from LIP national event


15 November – One hour workshop at National Children’s and Adult Service Conference called Person Centred Digital Innovations in Adult Social Care

4 December – Presentation at King’s Fund Outstanding Social Care Event

Further information

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