We are an independent network of individuals who provide a range of research information, planning and evaluation in social care and health services. SSRG members are drawn from a wide range of professional groups and organisations sharing a common interest in the work of the caring services.

Forthcoming SSRG events

SSRG Annual Workshop – Date confirmed – 15 April

More info shortly

Recent SSRG events

Integration and Funding – Joint SSRG SSCR event at London School of Economics: 18 June 2014

Featuring Lord Warner discussing a routemap to integrating and funding social care, with responses from practice and researchFlyer

Blog on this event

Home page updated 09/12/2014 Martin Stevens


Research, Policy and Planning

Latest edition of Research, Policy and Planning, Vol 30(3), is now available.  Not a member?  Click here to join.

Other news

Social Care Elf

In November, the Social Care Elf was launched – a great place to  find accessible research evidence and comment – see latest blogs by Robin Miller, Sarah Carr and Martin Stevens

The Social Care Elf is jointly funded by Minervation Ltd, the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the LSE and the NIHR School for Social Care Research as part of the Social Care Evidence in Practice (SCEiP project). Supporting organisations include Making Research Count, the Social Services Research Group and the Social Care Institute for Excellence. – See more at: http://www.thesocialcareelf.net/about/#sthash.Saxdz86G.dpuf.

If you would like to blog for the Social Care Elf, please contact the Social Care Elf using this address: feedback@thesocialcareelf.net (address to Sarah Carr, who is the Chief Blogger).



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