New guidance to support integrated and person-centred care for people with health and social care needs

Extract from TLAP, 30 September 2015

TLAP, commissioned by the Department of Health, the Local Government Association and the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services and in association with Coalition for Collaborative Care, today launch a major new online tool to support this approach and to aid broader implementation of the Care Act.

The personalised care and support planning tool is aimed at commissioners, planners, clinicians and practitioners across the health and social care system grappling with the complex changes needed to deliver person-centred, coordinated care.

Through a series of case study scenarios developed with clinicians, social care professionals, voluntary sector partners and people with lived experience, it demonstrates how different journeys through personalised care and support planning (PCSP) could look for people with multiple long term conditions, mental health problems, learning disabilities and dementia when a radical new approach is embraced…

Full article and related online tool can be found at