Opinions

Shazia

Written by: Audrey Birt, Associate Director (Health and Social Care Academy), the ALLIANCE

Published: 04/07/2016

We have some sad news to share this week, with the death of one of the ALLIANCE's founding contributors, the inspirational Shazia Akhtar.

Continue reading...

SDS – Stalling Directed Support

Written by: Colin Young, Senior Policy and Outcomes Officer, the ALLIANCE

Published: 14/06/2016

Colin questions the rate at which SDS principles are being put in to effect and whether the future offers independence for disabled people.

Continue reading...

Day Seven In The House

Written by: Cath Cooney, Director of Development and Improvement, the ALLIANCE

Published: 17/05/2016

Cath considers her new role, the challenges facing health and social care and how House of Care can help support change and improvement.

Continue reading...

Rewrite the Future

Written by: Elinor Jayne, Policy and Public Affairs Manager - Scotland, Sue Ryder

Published: 25/04/2016

Elinor Jayne writes for us on Sue Ryder's new campaign and the choices facing voters ahead of the Scottish Parliament election.

Continue reading...

Get Loud for MS

Written by: Morna Simpkins, Scotland Director, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society Scotland

Published: 06/04/2016

Morna writes on the Get Loud for MS campaign in the run up to the Scottish Parliament election on 5 May 2016.

Continue reading...