Mental Health Today, Nov. 2001, p. 22-24
Article uses the findings of a piece of action research into four local projects in Scotland to show how community development methods can be used to improve community care services. Methods used included:
M. Hill and G. Macgregor
London: Carers England, 2001
There is a clear gap between government policy and carers' experience of hospital discharge. While discharge policies recognise that carers need to be fully involved in the hospital discharge process, few Trusts have put in place practical measures to support them.