Adult social care

Joanna MacDonald
Chair
Email: Joanna MacDonald


Vice Chair
Peter McCulloch


Sub groups
Mental health | Bob Leslie
Learning disabilities | Duncan McIntyre

Practice Networks
Adult Support and protection | Mark Hodgkinson
Self-directed Support | Margaret Petherbridge
Independent Living Fund | Margaret Petherbridge
Home care  and older people | Anthea Fraser
Physical disability and sensory services | Wendy Jack


Several significant overarching policy areas have been the focus of much of the work of the committee, including:

  • integration
  • care at home
  • welfare reform
  • self-directed support
  • mental health
  • learning disability
  • home care
  • adult protection
  • physical disability
  • older people

  • The key priorities set out by the committee include:

  • mental health (Scotland) bill
  • self-directed support statutory guidance
  • carers legislation
  • integration
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    Upcoming Standing Committee Meeting dates

    All 1:00pm- 4:30pm
    Please contact the committee chair for venues

    • 08/06/17
    • 20/07/17
    • 31/08/17
    • 12/10/17
    • 23/11/17