The National Performance Framework (NPF) sets out the Scottish Government’s vision for Scotland, and supports the government and wider public sector to improve the quality of life for the people of Scotland. Following the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015, Scottish Ministers are now under a duty to consult on, develop and publish a new set of National Outcomes for Scotland.
A coalition of human rights bodies have submitted reports to the the United Nations Committee for the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).
The Scottish Government has confirmed the appointment of Iona Colvin as Scotland’s Chief Social Work Adviser.
The Scottish Involvement Network has been established to bring staff together, working across health, social care, and the third sector, who have an involvement remit within their work (i.e. of people who use support and services and their carers), in order to share experiences, best practice, learning and upcoming events and opportunities.
The Digital Health and Care team are looking for someone with experience of accessing health and soical care services to attend the Digital Health and Care conference as a 'Voice'.