This paper argues that human services should move towards self‐directed support. If people have more control over their own individual support, they will be better able to control the quality of the support and to participate in community life. This hypothesis is being tested by the In Control programme.
Journal of Integrated Care – Emerald Publishing
Published: Dec 1, 2004
Keywords: Citizenship; Self‐Determination; User Involvement; Direct Payments; Empowerment