Edinburgh Council

What do we mean by prevention?

Iriss.fm, episode 90

Roundtable discussion about prevention and what it means. Is it early intervention or universal prevention or both?

Here's a hand

Iriss Forum, Designs for the future 2011

Catherine McCrae

Introduced by Catherine McCrae. Here's a Hand is an innovative service designed to connect people to their family, friends and neighbours, making it quicker and easier to ask for and offer a helping hand, a bit of advice or companionship. The service uses mobile phone texts, email, and online messaging to communicate across the group instantly and simultaneously, creating a real time, dynamic network of support.

Extended link supervisor model - Anne Spiers

Key Capabilities in Child Care and Protection

This episode might be of interest to anyone involved in student practice learning within the workplace. Although its focus is on social work practice, the model described could be adapted for use within a wide range of other professional contexts.