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Edinburgh Together workshop which aimed to give people time to think about how they can embed cultures that support co-production.
Seeking experiences of integrating the standards into practice and services.
Attend the Scottish Social Services Expo 2018, which will be held at Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh on 26 September.

Celebrating 10 years – 2012

Film produced as part of a project to share knowledge and improve understanding about why people desist from offending.
Research that describes the findings of a study into unpaid carers' experiences of short breaks from caring.
An asset-mapping project with East Dunbartonshire Council for positive mental health and well-being.

New on Iriss.fm

Freshly Squeezed, an Iriss podcast

Freshly Squeezed: Donald Macaskill

Iriss.fm, Episode 210
An interview with Donald Macaskill, Chief Executive of Scottish Care.
Freshly Squeezed, an Iriss podcast

Freshly Squeezed: Viv Cree

Iriss.fm, Episode 209
An interview with Viv Cree, Professor of Social Work Studies at the University of Edinburgh.
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Welfare advisers in health and social care services

Iriss.fm, Episode 208
Roundtable discussion on the embedding of welfare advisers in health and social care services.
Freshly Squeezed, an Iriss podcast

Freshly Squeezed: Tommy Whitelaw

Iriss.fm, Episode 207
An interview with Tommy Whitelaw, a carer, activist and inspiration.