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Transition & Integration - changing our starting point

Authors: Simon Duffy and Pippa Murray

This article was first published in the Journal of Integrated Care Vol 21 No 6, 2013.

This article outlines ground-breaking policy developments in Sheffield that saw the integration of health, education and social care funding in the hands of disabled people and their families. This article reviews the progress made and the challenges faced. Ultimately, the authors argue, that the greatest priority should be to supporting people and families to understand and their rights and build on their own real wealth and capacities.


The publisher is Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.

Transition and Integration - changing our starting point © Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.

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Personalised Transition

Personalised Transition

An evaluation of a new and radical policy innovation in Sheffield which gives young people with disabilities and their families a totally new level of control over their life after school.

Personalised Transition Journal Article

Personalised Transition Journal Article

This article outlines the key elements of what is still the most radical version of personalisation in the UK today - integrating health, education and social care funding.

Personalised Transition Briefing

Personalised Transition Briefing

This paper provides a clear account of the Personalised Transition that has transformed the post-school experience for many disabled young people.

Planning with Families

Planning with Families

Pippa Murray summarises the main things you need to do to help families plan for themselves and disabled family members.