Produced by the ADASS Carers Policy Network, these documents provide guidance for professionals working with carers in Local Authorities implementing the Care Act 2014.

These guides bring together a summary of the key sections of the statutory guidance relating to carers with existing good practice and effective operating models from across the country that can help 

  1. General responsibilities and universal services
  2. First contact, identifying needs and assessment
  3. Person-centred care and support planning
  4. Integration and partnership working

The ADASS Carers Policy Network would like to thank organisations and individuals who  supported the development of these documents.


If you have any issues accessing these documents, please email to request copies by email.