Association of Directors of Adult Social Services Research Group

Decision on research projects recently considered
i.e. on or after 01/07/2011

Recommended

Organisation:

Ipsos MORI

Person:

Claire Lambert

Subject:

Evaluation of the Right to Control Trailblazers (re: ADASS Application for Phase 1

Process Evaluation and approaching comparison areas for the impact study only- not the research process involved)

Organisation:

Norah Fry Research Centre, University of Bristol

Person:

Dr. Val Williams

Subject:

Support planning for personal budget (PB) users

Organisation:

Social Policy Research Unit, University of York

Person:

Dr Wendy Mitchell / Professor Caroline Glendinning / Dr Jenni Brooks

Subject:

Personalisation and carers: the roles of carers in assessment, support planning and managing personal budgets

Organisation:

Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham

Person:

Professor Jon Glasby / Robin Miller / Kerry Allen

Subject:

Local evidence of prevention investments, outcomes and sustainability

Organisation:

PSSRU - LSE Health and Social Care, London School of Economics

Person:

Dr José-Luis Fernández / Mr Tom Snell

Subject:

Survey of Fair Access to Care Services (FACS) assessment criteria among local authorities in England

Organisation:

Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham

Person:

Professor Jon Glasby / Robin Miller / Kerry Allen

Subject:

Health and social care commissioning: an exploration of processes, services and outcomes Phase Two

Organisation:

Mental Health Foundation

Person:

Dr D. Robotham / Dr. Val Williams/ Dr M. Jepson/ A.Giraud- Saunders

Subject:

Mental capacity and direct payments

Organisation:

PSSRU - LSE Health and Social Care, London School of Economics

Person:

Dr José-Luis Fernández / Dr Francesco D'Amico/  Professor. Julien Forder

Subject:

Survey of local authority commissioning and personalization arrangements

for services for Older People

 

 

Under Consideration

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

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