Self-directed Support in Scotland


Welcome to the Scottish Government's Self-directed Support (SDS) website.


This is a one-stop-shop for information about Self-directed Support for people who use social care services and health and social care professionals.


New research from CCPS (carried out by Strathclyde University) into the barriers and enablers for Self-directed Support implementation has been published. This time they were focusing on what is happening in local authorities. You can read it here:


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