Self-directed support is the process of taking control of your life and any support you might need to live it. Although self-directed support was developed for adult social care services its application is much wider and even goes beyond public services.
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A report setting out a model for integrating health and social care for people with mental health services - designed to promote personalisation, empowerment and citizenship.
Self-directed support is the 7 step process by which people obtain control over their support in order to achieve a better life for themselves.
This presentation was part of a day long seminar with the people of Christchurch who are starting the Enabling Good Lives programme.