User involvement and participation in social care: research informing practice

Jessica Kingsley
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Contains papers on: participation and involvement in social care; research and evaluation for service users; action research for the development of children's services in Ukraine; groupwork as a vehicle for user participation; family involvement in child protection; the production of a guide for disabled people to accessing community care assessments; developing strategies for working with cares of older people with mental health problems; meeting the needs of young carers; older people as participating patients; working with Sickle Cell/Thalassaemia support groups; empowering patients; female offenders and the probation service; user involvement, community care and disability research; and research informing practice.

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older people, physical disabilities, sickle cell anaemia, social care, social care provision, user participation, action research, carers, child protection, community care, empowerment;
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1 85302 777 4

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