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In this section, you will find all the latest news, events and updates about Self-directed Support.

This report summarises the evidence and learning from Independent Support projects funded by the Scottish Government 2012 - 2015. It complements "The Value of Independent Support" and "Measuring the difference Independent Support makes" which are two documents produced by the Independent Support projects through Support in the Right Direction. We hope it gives further insight into Independent Support and shows what Scottish Government investment has achieved.

What works in Independent Support?

Deaf Action have recently produced some informative videos on Self-directed Support in British Sign Language. You can access these videos by visiting the following link:


This link is also available via our document library where it will be kept as an online resource.

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