Continuing ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series: Robert Walker writes about transitioning into older age, and the financial risks involved.Read more about The financial risks of transitioning into older age
Continuing ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series: Terry Blatter shares her experience of caring, through three generations of family, suffering dementia.Read more about The Three Acts of Dementia
Emily Burn and Catherine Needham explore what it means to describe social care as an ecosystem.Read more about What does it mean to describe social care as an ecosystem?
A new commentary in our ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series: Anne Pridmore shares her experience of transitioning through a changing care system in England, starting in the 1980s.Read more about Transitioning through the care system
Continuing our ‘Transitions that Matter’ commentary series, Adrian Murray writes his experiences during the COVID-19 lockdowns and how everyday life has been impacted.Read more about Transitioning into lockdown and getting stuck there
For the second commentary in our Transitions that Matter series, Robert Punton writes about his experience of transitioning into ‘invisibility’.Read more about Transition into invisibility
Researcher Nadia Brookes explores what innovation in social care looks like, and how it can be one way of fixing a ‘broken system’.Read more about Do we really need innovation in social care?
In the first commentary in ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series, Katy Evans writes about the experience of recruiting a new Personal Assistant.Read more about Emotional Labour: Transitioning to a new PA
Professor Catherine Needham and Dr Chloe Alexander introduce a new commentary series, ‘The Transitions that Matter’, which features commentaries written by members of the University of Birmingham’s Lived Experience Panel.Read more about The Transitions that Matter: commentary series launch
Keith Clements summarises the findings of the recently published evaluation by the National Children’s Bureau of support for young people leaving state care with insecure immigration status in England.Read more about Supporting care leavers with insecure immigration status in England: learning for care organisations and professionals
Dr Rebekah Luff explores co-production in social care, including benefits and recommendations drawn from a report by the Social Care Institute for Excellence ‘Developing our understanding of the difference co-production makes in social care’Read more about What more can we do to understand the difference that co-production makes in social care?
Grace Whitfield’s commentary focuses on an event arranged as part our submission to the House of Lords Adult Social Care Committee’s ‘Lifting the veil: Removing the invisibility of adult social care’ inquiry.Read more about Consulting the Sheffield and District African Caribbean Community Association on the ‘invisibilities’ of social care
A two-part episode of the CARE MATTERS podcast, focussing on the work being done in IMPACT (IMProving Adult Care Together).Read more about Two-part episode of the CARE MATTERS podcast, exploring the work of IMPACT – Improving Adult Care Together