Evaluation of the Shared Lives Plus Growth Project +Evaluations of the Shared Lives Plus Growth Project - PSSRU, Kent University In Shared Lives an individual who needs support, moves in with or regularly visits an approved Shared Lives carer with who they have been matched for compatibility. Whilst Shared…Read More
Collaborative Healthcare - Supporting CCGs and HWBs to support Integrated Personal Commissioning and Collaborative Care +Collaborative_healthcare_-IC_final.pdf A report by Inclusive Change, the national partnership set up to help people “live good lives in good places”, and its partners, showing how small-scale community projects are already delivering major health benefits and savings in communities across the UK.Read More
Homeshare Report 2015 +
A Shared Life is a Healthy Life +
Social finance report +A guide to how social finance and the Shared Lives incubator can be used for the creation of new Shared Lives schemes, or the expansion or diversification of an existing scheme Social Finance reportRead More
Working with Older People +Working with and caring for older people, especially the oldest old, usually people over 85, brings great rewards but also a number of challenges, many of them health related. As life expectancy lengthens, many older people are generally well and…Read More
Business case for Shared Lives working with Intermediate Care and Reablement +Traditionally Shared Lives has worked predominantly with people with learning disabilities and mental health problems, but there are examples where successful arrangements have been made with people in later life and those living with dementia. Shared Lives has rarely offered…Read More
Business case for Shared Lives working with older people +Shared Lives is a regulated form of social care delivered by Shared Lives carers who are approved by a registered Shared Lives scheme. Shared Lives enables people to live life to the full in their community, without having to live…Read More
Shared Lives Plus produces publications in three areas.
Including publications and information for Shared Lives Carers, Shared Lives Schemes, Older People, Family Carers, Short Breaks, Socially Excluded Adults, Young People in Transition, Community Groups and for the nations of the UK
Materials to support Homeshare schemes and the Homeshare sector.
Policy, Research and Campaigns
Shared Lives Plus campaigns on issues of importance to our members, as well as promoting Shared Lives and improved outcomes within the care sector.
In most cases to access these publications you need to be a member of Shared Lives Plus.
Public reports and publications can be found above and in the right hand column.