SKS delivered on the project, jointly funded by HIE and Leader, hosted by ABSEN, to initially assess the feasibility of establishing and implementing a domestic care project on Bute.
- We researched the third sector on Bute, and the Argyll and Bute wide services, in the context of the Scottish government policy agenda around older people.
- Our methods included survey and questionnaires, focus groups and one to one interviews, alongside desk based research.
- We ncorporated the Reshaping Care for Older People and Integration of Health and Social Care policy models into the project development,
- The outcome of the project was a business plan for a consortium model supporting the delivery of social care in Argyll and Bute bringing together service providers and employability partners.