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Be a part of a Digital Citizen Panel to empower people to better manage their health and wellbeing, and support independent living.
The Near Me video calling platform has been used one million times in Scotland.
Review that summarises our work over a uniquely challenging period, and showcases the difference that we've made to social services in Scotland.

Gypsy, Traveller and Roma communities

A pictorial history that sets out to tell the story of Gypsy Travellers in Scotland.
Event exploring how co-production can equip social services with the cultural competency it needs.
Experiences and challenges of Scottish Gypsy Travellers and implications for social work practice.

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16 Jun 2021
What is the historical understanding of Gypsy/Travellers and what has the relationship been between social work and Gypsy Traveller communities?  In this webinar recording, Annie Bryant, a criminal…
7 Jun 2021
Near Me in Social Services is a project Iriss has been leading in partnership with the NHS Near Me team and the Scottish Government Technology Enabled Care (TEC) Programme over Autumn/Winter 2020/…
31 May 2021
Near Me in Social Services is a project Iriss has been leading in partnership with the NHS Near Me team and the Scottish Government Technology Enabled Care (TEC) Programme. The project is producing…
26 May 2021
The Fraser of Allander Institute is undertaking a year-long research project examining the relationship between people with learning disabilities in Scotland and economic outcomes for them and…