In the course of a year ADASS is asked to respond to a large number of policy and other initiatives - mainly but not necessarily originating from Central Government. Responses can either be made by our Policy Networks, National Leads, the Presidential Team or by Regional Networks.

ADASS response to the Care Quality Commission Strategy 2013-16 Consultation
December 2012
ADASS lead:
sarah.norman@wolverhampton.gov.uk 


ADASS response to the draft care and support bill
October 2012
ADASS lead:
Sarah.Pickup@hertfordshire.gov.uk


ADASS Carers Policy Network response to the Draft Care and Support Bill
October 2012
ADASS lead: Joe Blott (
jblott@warrington.gov.uk)


ADASS response to Recognition Process for Dementia Friendly Communities
October 2012
ADASS lead:
fionnuala.morrissey@adass.org.uk


ADASS and LGA Response to the Independent Living Fund consultation
October 2012
ADASS lead
john.nawrockyi@greenwich.gov.uk


ADASS response to JSNA JHWS draft Guidance
September 2012


Joint Response by the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) and the Local Government Association (LGA) to the Consultation on the Draft Mandate between the Department of Health and the NHS Commissioning Board
September 2012


ADASS, LGA and SOLACE joint evidence to House of Lords Committee on Public Service. and Demographic Change inquiry on " The impact of demographic change on public services"
August 2012
ADASS Lead
jonathan.gardam@adass.org.uk


ADASS written evidence to Work and Pensions Select Committee on Implementation of Universal Credit
August 17 2012
ADASS lead:
fionnuala.morrissey@adass.org.uk


ADASS response to the RCGP's position statement PHB
13th August 2012


ADASS response to the Zero Based Review
August 2012
ADASS Lead paul.najsarek@harrow.gov.uk
 


ADASS and LGA Joint Response to draft Long Term Conditions Strategy
June 2012
ADASS leads: lsanders@hillingdon.gov.uk and john.nawrockyi@greenwich.gov.uk (Joint Leads for ADASS Physical Disability Network)
  


ADASS response to joint Consultation on the Regulation of Health Care Professionals and the Regulation of Social Care Professionals in England
May 2012
ADASS lead: elizabeth.comley@adass.org.uk


ADASS response to draft "Guidance to Support the Provision of Healthcare Public Health Advice to Clinical Commissioning Groups"
March 2012
ADASS Lead: 
jonathan.gardam@adass.org.uk


ADASS response to Commission on Improving Dignity in Care Consultation on Draft Report and Recommendations
March 2012
ADASS Leads: 
Dwayne.johnson@halton.gov.uk  dwarwick@wandsworth.gov.uk


ADASS response to DWP and Office for Disabilities Issues consultation Fulfilling Potential
February 2012
ADASS Leads:
lsanders@hillingdon.gov.uk  john.nawrockyi@greenwich.gov.uk Samih.Kalakeche@liverpool.gov.uk  


ADASS response to consultation on the regulations for Healthwatch England membership
February 2012
ADASS Lead: 
sarah.norman@wolverhampton.gov.uk


ADASS written evidence to All Party Parliamentary Group inquiry into how to improve dementia diagnosis rates in the UK
February 2012
ADASS Lead: 
Simon.Williams@merton.gov.uk


ADASS response to Health Professions Council consultation on the registration cycle for social workers in England
February 2012
ADASS Lead: 
john.nawrockyi@greenwich.gov.uk


ADASS response to the Equality and Human Rights Commission report "Hidden in Plain Sight"
February 2012
ADASS Lead: 
jonathan.gardam@adass.org.uk


ADASS response to consultation on the Quality Outcomes Framework
February 2012
ADASS Lead:
sarah.norman@wolverhampton.gov.uk


ADASS response to the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) consultation on 'Social Security information-sharing: draft regulations
Jan 2012
ADASS Lead:
jonathan.gardam@adass.org.uk