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Outcomes and improvement framework for support for people with learning disabilities - LGA/ADASS CHIP Programme

In December 2019 the LGA/ADASS CHIP Programme appointed Alder Advice to work with it, local councils and other stakeholders to provide an outcomes and improvement framework to help enable improvements in how people with learning disabilities are supported.

The aim is to provide a range of resources that will help Directors of Adult Services work with their partners and other stakeholders to improve how people with learning disabilities are supported.


NHS COVID Recovery - Breast screening recovery programme in London

Dan Short (A Director at Alder Advice) is currently working on an interim basis at NHS England in a role as programme manager in the breast screening recovery programme.

The aim of the programme is to clear the backlog of women who missed their screening appointment due to the the COVID lockdown and return to the position where all women are screened for breast cancer every three years.


Strengths-based practice training

Strengths based practice training

Alder Advice is working with Essex County Council and Bedford Borough Council on two projects that will help to underpin each Council’s commitment to strengths-based practice.


International Academy for Appreciative Inquiry

Launch of International Academy for Appreciative Inquiry

Alder Advice is proud to announce an exciting new joint development with our partners Appreciating People.

The new academy is a partnership to:

  • Develop and expand the use of Appreciative Inquiry to improve public and 3rd sector services both in UK and wider afield,
  • Improve AI training and development opportunities, and
  • Provide peer support opportunities for individuals and organisations that see the potential to use AI based approaches to improve their effectiveness.