Educational and Research Resources

Education and research resources from across the sector.

Providing care and support at home to people who have had COVID-19

Providing care and support at home to people who have had COVID-19, published November 2020.  This quick guide will help home care workers and personal assistants (PAs) to provide care and support to people who have left hospital after having COVID-19 was developed by SCIE in collaboration with Department of Health and Social Care.

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Strengths-based-practice: Film

This film looks at strengths-based working. Featuring Gavin Rough, who has experience of adult social care, watch the film to find out more about the ways in which practitioners can approach assessments, reviews and conversations in a strengths-based way. Dartington: Research in Practice. (2020). Strengths-based-practice: Film. Dartington: Research in Practice.

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Supporting older people’s wellbeing residential care settings

Supporting older people’s wellbeing residential care settings. Later Life Training have released a video guide to help older people experiencing care to build 10 minutes more movement into their day. The video focuses on active sitting, ankle mobility, boosting circulation, getting ready to stand up and more. These movements are particularly useful when people are…

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Training videos support new resources for care homes

Scottish Government published a number of resources to support care home managers and staff, on their website. They support care homes to identify factors that may impact on the health, safety and wellbeing of residents and provide a consistent framework for assessment and reporting of risk. They have produced training videos for the Professional Judgement…

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