Self Directed Support Scotland

A Scottish Government website with information about all aspects of self-directed support aimed at people receiving social care and professionals.

The Social Care (Self-directed Support) (Scotland) Act 2013

The legislation ensures greater choice and control for individuals receiving social care.

The Statutory Guidance for Self-directed Support

The Statutory Guidance sets out in detail the duties for local authorities when delivering self-directed support.

Self-directed Support – Values and Principles

The values and principles for self-directed support underpin the legislation and guidance.

Guides for users, carers and practitioners

These detailed guides provide practical information for users, carers and practitioners on their rights and duties under self-directed support.

SDS Information and Support

A directory of organisations providing information and support on accessing self-directed support in your local area.

The Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland (CCPS)

CCPS represents the interests voluntary sector support providers in Scotland.

Providers and Personalisation Programme

P&P supports third sector providers to prepare for, and showcase good practice in the journey to Self-directed Support and personalisation.