Published in November 2011, the report examines how public spending cuts have affected a wide range of older people’s social care services in the capital.
In 2011, the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe published a report on the impact of economic crisis on mental health.
On 23 November 2012, the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) published a guide to home care and human rights. The Equality and Diversity Forum welcomed the publication.
The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland has compiled a series of advice notes to provide information on some of the legal and ethical aspects of mental health care and treatment in Scotland.
Published in October 2012, this topic report in the Scottish Health Survey series providing breakdowns of key health behaviours and outcomes by gender, age, ethnic group, religion, disability and sexual orientation.
An executive summary of the Institute of Health Equity article ‘WHO European Review of Social Determinants of Health and the Health Divide’ was published by the Lancet in September 2012.
This consultation document asked for views on the impact that closing the ILF in 2015 would have on users, local authorities and the wider care and support systems across the UK. It closed on 10 October 2012.
In June 2012, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) published the results of its review of learning disability services, looking at 150 NHS, private care and social care services.
In March 2012, the JCHR published its report on the implementation of the right of disabled people to independent living; the report of the Government response was published in July 2012.
In June 2012, Compact Voice published ‘Informing and influencing the new local health landscape: a guide for local Compacts’.