Definition: Is the all-encompassing term for the Government's agenda to give people more choice about and control in the care they receive. The system places the service user at the centre of the process and allows them to choose the support they use and the manner in which they receive support.
Category: Adult Social Care
Credit: Department of Health
Source: Glossary of Adult Social Care Terms
Service descriptions mentioning the term
on getting direct payments
, including information on:individual budgets/personalisation
; funding from social services in relation to the care needs of the disabled
; the appeals process; general advice on employing personal assistants
RNC Work Ready Programme - (Royal National College for the Blind (RNC))Service
The Work Ready programme provides tailored, flexible, industry-based training
to increase your employment prospects. RNC's specialist expertise and personalised
approach allows them to provide the training that is right for you. Programmes last from 6 to 26 weeks and are delivered and supported by industry professionals in real working environments with employment outcomes
. The length of your programme will vary according to your needs and the employment pathway you select.