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Iriss is a charitable company that promotes positive outcomes for the people who use Scotland's social services.

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Event exploring how co-production can equip social services with the cultural competency they need when working with Gypsy Traveller and Roma communities.
Event that convened leaders from major practitioner, policy and professional bodies with an interest in the adoption and use of high-quality evidence across their organisations and sectors.
Report on the Iriss and SSSC workshop, Igniting Ideas, focused on how co-production and systems thinking can help get ideas off the ground.

Celebrating 10 years – 2008

This resource guides users through the various stages involved in the provision of a throughcare service to prisoners, from the point of sentence through to release and supervision within the…
Alan Baird, President of the Association of Directors of Social Work and Director of Social Work, Dundee City Council talks about Changing Lives in the context of what the ADSW is doing to…
Forgotten Citizens, Tuesday 17 June 2008, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Glasgow.

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Paisley Disability Resource Centre:2, Episode 195
Information on the web design and movie making activities of the centre, with contribution from those who participate.

Paisley Disability Resource Centre:1, Episode 194
Information on the arts activities at the centre with stories from people who take part in painting, photography and…

Conversation with Evan Rae, a support worker, Episode 193
Michael McEwan speaks to Evan Rae about his experiences as a support worker with Sense Scotland.

Conversations with the Dundee Early Intervention Team, extended, Episode 192
The Dundee Early Intervention Team provides early intervention support to families. In this extended conversation,…