News

Social Services Awards shortlist

SSS Awards
The shortlist for the 2018 Scottish Social Services Awards is now available. The awards attracted over 100 applications nationwide representing a diverse mix of social services that have made a positive difference to people’s lives.

Iriss celebrates 10 years

10 year celebration
It's World Social Work Day on 20 March 2018 and 50 years since the introduction of the Social Work (Scotland) Act. We're also celebrating our 10th birthday. 

Write an Iriss Insight

Iriss Insights
Do you have an idea for an Iriss Insight (evidence summary)? Insights promote debate, discussion and reflection to inform and improve future policy and practice.

Portrait of Care public exhibition

Portrait of Care
Portrait of care

In March (15-18th), Iriss will host A Portrait of Care, a four-day interactive public exhibition that will showcase stories and reflections of the frontline social services workforce.

Tackling loneliness and isolation

Tackling loneliness and isolation
The subject of loneliness and isolation is one we're hearing a lot about recently. Monarch Mobility speaks about Iriss' resources on the topic.

Planning a partnership?

Partnerships & CO
Partnerships & CO, a tool to support those planning a partnership or wishing to reflect on and take stock of an existing partnership.

How much do you value SSKS?

Library
SSKS provides access to thousands of online full-text articles and e-books, as well as research databases, evidence summaries and more.