Young People & Family Participation
This resource for young people with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions explains Personal Budgets and uses three case studies to illustrate the different ways they can be managed.
The purpose of this booklet is for others to find out crucial information about a child or young person with high support needs in a short time-frame. It could be used by a new support worker at home, staff at a short-term break service, a learning assistant or teacher at school or a nurse if the person has had to be admitted into hospital. It also contains essential information should an emergency situation occur – whether it is a social care or medical emergency.
This interactive report from In Control looks at their work supporting six local authorities and their partners, to develop new support packages for children and young people with complex needs and home lives. The project worked alongside children, young people and their families to help re-design support plans and discover new approaches.
The core principles of co-production as described by the Social Care Institute for Excellence.
The Disability Confident YouTube channel, run by the Department for Work and Pensions, hosts exclusive films about the world of disability employment, including the great work some businesses are doing in this area.