Improving Direct Payments Oversight

Think Local Act Personal and the Local Government Association look at how direct payment recipients and council staff can best be supported to maximise control over care and support while also meeting the core legal and financial obligations of councils.

Places like home

Dr Lucy Series is a Wellcome senior research fellow and lecturer in law. In this guest blog she explores the differences between care in a home or institutional setting, identifying significant implications for personalised care.

Shared Decision Making

The Centre for Perioperative Care's information on Shared Decision Making sets out the concept, evidence and ways of integrating the practice of Shared Decision Making into personalised care.