First edition of ADASS futures, includes:

Secretary of State's welcome

  • Anne Williams looks to the future of adult social care, and talks to Drew Clode about herself, and her hopes for ADASS
  • John Beer discusses some logistics facing the new Association
  • Jenny Owen and James Reilly look at some of the policy pathways ADASS will need to consider in the years to come
  • How to keep children's and adult care services working together: John Coughlan discusses
  • Five DASSs muse on the DASS role, how they got to where they are and how they think the role will develop. They are Ged Lucas (Stockport), Sandie Keene (Leeds), Annie Hudson (Bristol), Jeff Jerome (Richmond) and Sarah Pickup (Hertfordshire)
  • John Dixon delivers the ADASS vision