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Self-directed support Further information

Further information

Further information

Self-directed Support in Scotland is a one-stop-shop for information on self-directed support. 

The Scottish Government has guidance for carers on self-directed support. 

The Scottish Government's Guide to Social Care (Self-directed Support) (Scotland) Act 2013 tells you about the law on self-directed support. 

Read the Self-directed Support (Direct Payments) (Scotland) Regulations 2014.

Read the Scottish Government's Personal Assistant Employer's Handbook if you're thinking of using Option 1 - a direct payment becoming a personal assistant employer.

Age Scotland gives older people information and advice, phone their helpline on 0800 12 44 222. 

The information was last updated on: 13th March 2017

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