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Social care collection materials 2018

Find out about social care collection materials for the 2017-18 reporting year, including the Equalities and Classifications Framework (EQ-CL), Short and Long Term Support (SALT), Adult Social Care Finance Return (ASC-FR), Deferred Payments Agreements (DPA) and the Safeguarding Adults Collection (SAC).

Letters to social services

Equalities and Classifications Framework (EQ-CL)

To accompany the ASC-FR, SALT and SAC collections.

EQ-CL 2017 - 2018 framework

This version was updated in April 2017

Short and Long Term Support (SALT)

This now includes SSDA902 Registers of People who are Blind or Partially Sighted Return although the data was collected in respect of 2016-17 and is next expected to be collected in respect of 2019-20.

SALT  Guidance 2017-18

SALT frequently asked questions 2017 -2018 searchable index

SALT  data return 2017-18

SALT sources for ASCOF 2017-18 

These documents were released in September 2017. The SALT sources for ASCOF document was released in February 2018. The SALT guidance and data return were updated in April 2018

Adult Social Care Finance Return (ASC-FR)

ASC-FR Guidance 2017-18

ASC-FR Proforma 2017-18

These documents were released in September 2017.

Deferred Payments Agreements (DPA)

DPA Guidance 2017-18

DPA return 2017-18

These documents were released in September 2017. The data return was updated in February 2018.

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) Return, under the Mental Capacity Act 2005

Data return template

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Return Data Template 2017-18

This document was published in February 2018

Guidance document

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards data collection guidance 2017-2018

This document was published in February 2018.

Validation Tool

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards return validation tool 2017-2018

Validation Tool User Guide

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards return validation tool user guide 2017 -2018

These documents were published in December 2017.

Safeguarding Adults Collection (SAC)

Safeguarding Adults Collection (SAC) guidance 2017-18

This guidance was released in March 2018

Safeguarding Adults Collection data template 2017-18

This data template was released in March 2018.

SSDA702 Guardianship Return, under the Mental Health Act 1983

The Guardianship collection has now changed to a biennial collection and, as outlined in the Social Care letter to councils issued in September 2016 (see it here), there was no data collection in April 2017 for 2016-17 data. The next data return will be in April 2018 and will collect data for both years 2016-17 and 2017-18 on the same data template.

Guardianship  guidance 2016-18

Guardianship proforma 2016 -18

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