Skip to navigation

Fact sheet

Policy Documents - England and Wales

In this section you will find links to further relevant Policy Documents in England and Wales.

Policy Documents

National Carers Strategy 2008 - Carers at the heart of 21st century families and communities: a caring system on your side, a life of your own

Putting people first: a shared vision and commitment to the transformation of adult social care

No one written off: reforming welfare to reward responsibility

A new ambition for old age: Next steps in implementing the National Service Framework for Older People

A new ambition for old age: Next steps in implementing the National Service Framework for Older People: A resource document

A stronger local voice: A framework for creating a stronger local voice in the development of health and social care services

A stronger local voice: Concluding the review of patient and public involvement - recommendations to ministers from Expert Panel 12 May 2006

Adult protection, care reviews and IMCA: Guidance on interpreting the regulations extending the IMCA role

Best practice guidance on the role of the Director of Adult Services

Bournewood safeguards: protecting the human rights of people with mental disorders - easy-read version

Caring for people with long term conditions

Choice matters: Increasing choice improves patients' experiences

Direct payments for people with mental health problems: A guide to action

From values to action: The Chief Nursing Officer's review of mental health nursing

Mental health and social exclusion report

Models of care for alcohol misusers

National Standards, Local Action Health and Social Care Standards and Planning Framework 2005/06-2007/08

No excuses. Embrace partnership now. Step towards change! Report of the third sector commissioning task force

Our health, our care, our say - a new direction for community services

Our health, our care, our say – one year on: research report

Practice based commissioning: early wins and top tips

Reward and recognition: the principles and practice of service user payment and reimbursement in health and social care (second edition)

Standards for Better Health

Third Sector Market Mapping Report

Welcoming social enterprise into health and social care: A resource pack for social enterprise providers and commissioners

Your health, Your Care, Your Say - Research Report