In this section you will find downloads of our publications, report and event materials.


  • Legal advice provided to Knowsley Council on the responsibility for meeting medication needs

    Knowsley Council requested legal advice on the responsibility for meeting medication needs.

    File name: Knowsley-Medication.pdf
    File size: 280 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Working Carers Top Tips

    Top Tips for Supporting Working Carers has been produced by Think Local Act Personal in partnership with ADASS Yorkshire & Humberside, and ADASS North West Regions. The tips were developed collaboratively by participants at a series of workshops looking at good practice in supporting working carers.

    File name: WorkingCarersTopTips-FINAL.pdf
    File size: 521 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Supporting Working Carers

    This project worked collaboratively across the Yorkshire & Humber and the North West regions with working carers, carers groups and centres, businesses, employer and employee representative organisations and health and social care partners.

    File name: WorkingCarersReport-FINAL-.pdf
    File size: 655 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Response to the Proposed Redesign of Learning Disability and Autistic Spectrum Disorder Services

    Results of survey

    File name: proposed-redesign-of-learning-disability-and-autistic-spectrum-disorder-services.pdf
    File size: 10 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Response to Select Committee Inquiry on Financial Sustainability

    File name: NW-ADASS-Response-to-Select-Committee-Inquiry-on-Financial-Sustainability.pdf
    File size: 379 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • NW ADASS Response: Consultation on Funding Reform for Supported Accommodation Sector

    File name: NW-ADASS-Regional-Consultation-Response-Final-Submission-130217.pdf
    File size: 233 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Trafford : Discharging of Older People from Acute Hospitals

    Trafford Council's review of home care provision with a specific focus on process and delayed transfer of care (DtoC)

    File name: Trafford-Discharging-of-older-people-from-acute-hospitals.pdf
    File size: 91 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Stockport : Adult Disability Services

    Stockport Council's journey looking at how services can be delivered and money can be saved, without causing additional risk to vulnerable people.

    File name: Stockport-Adult-Disability-Services.pdf
    File size: 103 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Rochdale : Are We Getting It Right At The Front Door

    Rochdale Adult Care  took part in the Greater Manchester Social Work Academy Teaching Partnership “HUB Model” research project which aspires to create a genuine ongoing interface linking academics to social work practice.

    File name: Rochdale-Are-We-Getting-it-Right-at-the-Front-Door.pdf
    File size: 169 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • New Offender Asset Example

    One NW local authority agreed to share this fantastic example of how partners can work in new ways in order to support offenders. Details have been anonymised given the nature of the work.

    File name: NW-Offender-Asset-Example-final.pdf
    File size: 346 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Halton : Rapid Clinical Assessment Team

    Halton’s Rapid Clinical Assessment Team (RCAT) aim to support older people to remain at home during periods of acute illness, and prevent avoidable admissions to hospitals and the Accident and Emergency department.

    File name: Halton-Rapid-Clinical-Assessment-Team.pdf
    File size: 165 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14

  • Halton : Hospital Discharge

    Halton council's single electronic assessment approach.  This holistic and person centred approach is used across all discharge pathways to commission services including: Intermediate Care, Reablement, Care Packages, and 24hr care placements.

    File name: Halton-Hospital-Discharge.pdf
    File size: 88 KB
    Published: 2018-11-14