Carers

The Care Collective

Iriss.fm, Episode 186

Information on a project in East Renfrewshire to support carers and involve them in discussions and decisions about their support.

Keeping it Real

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The Keeping It Real conference at Stirling University on 26 April 2017 celebrated Service User and Carer Involvement in Professional Education and the difference it makes.

This was about showcasing good practice, sharing ideas and future ambitions, and discussing key challenges. A Storify of the event is available.

Seeking workshop contributions

You are invited to provide a workshop contribution to a national conference to share and promote best practice in service user and carer involvement in professional education.

The conference will be held on 26 April 2017 at the University of Stirling and bring together service users and carers, students, educators, professionals and policy-makers. It will be relevant to social work, health, education and other areas of professional education, at qualifying and post-qualifying levels.

Workshops should:

A watershed for social work in Scotland

Iriss.fm, Episode 159

Presents views and reflections of people who attended an event to explore the implications of the Audit Scotland report on social work in Scotland.