Association of Directors of Adult Social Services Research Group

Decision on research projects recently considered
i.e. on or after 15/10/2011

Recommended

Organisation:

Kings College London, Social care Workforce Research Unit

Person:

Professor Jill Manthorpe / Dr Michelle Cornes/ Jo Moriarty

Subject:

Social Care Practice with Carers: an investigation of practice models

Organisation:

University of Nottingham Department of Old Age Psychiatry

Person:

Associate Professor Robert G. Jones/  Dr Anthony G. Kelly

Subject:

Improving effective integrated home support for people with dementia and their carers (PWD) - Development of a service fidelity index

Organisation:

NAT (National AIDS Trust)

Person:

Dr Yusef Azad / Laura Dunkeyson

Subject:

A review of funding and provision of Local Authority social care for adults living with HIV

 

 

Under Consideration

Organisation:

Centre for Health and Social Care Improvement, School of Health and Well-Being, University of Wolverhampton

Person:

Professor David Sallah / Olga Kozlowska / Linda Lang/ Bridget Fisher

Subject:

Here to Stay: people with learning disabilities from ethnic minority communities including new migrants

Organisation:

Skills for Care/ Qa Research

Person:

Paul Buchanan / Jenny Swift/ Cheryl Wall/ Julie Wrigley/ Paul Rhodes/ Kevin Mahoney

Subject:

Research to investigate whether there is a relationship between post-qualification (PQ) learning for social workers and the quality of service delivery

Organisation:

Department of Social Work & Social Care, University of Sussex

Person:

Dr Tish Marrable /  Sharon Lambley

Subject:

Practice Enquiry into supervision in a variety of adult care settings where there are health and social care practitioners working together

It would greatly assist the work of the Group if Social Services Departments:

  1. Decline to cooperate in research projects which are not recommended by the Group;
  2. Encourage researchers who have not approached the Research Group to do so.

They should be referred to Sue Williams Research Manager

Kent Adult Social Services, Kent County Council, Brenchley House BH3, 123-135 Week Street, Maidstone Kent ME14 1RF
Tel: (01622) 696620 / 694891