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Social care collection materials 2017

Letters to social services
Adult Social Care Publications
Equalities and Classifications Framework (EQ-CL)
Short and Long Term Support (SALT)
Summary of the Registers of People who are Blind or Partially Sighted Data Collection
Adult Social Care Finance Return (ASC-FR)
Deferred Payments Agreements (DPA)
Safeguarding Adults Collection (SAC)
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) Return, under the Mental Capacity Act 2005
Guardianship under the Mental Health Act 1983
Feedback Surveys
Group membership
Adult Social Care National Data Collections Newsletter

For any enquiries regarding our Social care collections, please contact us using our pdf icon Adult Social Care National Data Collections Mailboxes NHS Digital [87kb] also shown in the guidance documents below or call our contact centre on 0300 303 5678.

Collections for the 2016-17 reporting year.

Letters to social services

pdf icon September 2016 letter [205kb]

Adult Social Care Publications

pdf icon latest publications [92kb]


Equalities and Classifications Framework (EQ-CL)

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

pdf icon Please see the 2016-17 guidance for the latest information [748kb]

This version was released in September 2016.


Short and Long Term Support (SALT)

Guidance documents:

pdf icon SALT guidance 2016-17 v1.1 [1Mb]

xls icon SALT Data Return 2016-17 [505kb]

pdf icon SALT sources for ASCOF 2016-17 v1.1 [978kb]

xls icon SALT FAQs - 2016-17 Searchable index v1.0.xlsm [121kb]

The guidance and draft data return were released in September 2016. The data return and guidance were last updated in March 2017.

The FAQ document was added in February 2017.


Summary of the Registers of People who are Blind or Partially Sighted Data Collection (SSDA902)

Guidance:

The September 2015 letter to councils noted in Appendix A that the next time the registered blind and partially sighted return is collected in respect of 2016-17, local authorities will submit the data as a table in the SALT return.

pdf icon SSDA902 Guidance 2016-17 [114kb] updated in December 2016. The data will be collected as part of the SALT data return.


Adult Social Care Finance Return (ASC-FR)

Guidance documents:

pdf icon ASC-FR Guidance 2016-17 [495kb]

xls icon ASC-FR Proforma 2016 - 17 [5Mb]

These versions were released in September 2016.


Deferred Payments Agreements (DPA)

Guidance documents:

xls icon DPA Return 2016-17 v1.1 [62kb]

pdf icon DPA Guidance 201617 v1.0 [292kb]

These versions were released in September 2016. 


Safeguarding Adults Collection (SAC)

Guidance documents:

pdf icon Safeguarding Adults Collection (SAC) 2016-17 guidance [451kb]

This guidance was released in March 2017 and has been updated from previous versions

xls icon Safeguarding Adults Collection 2016-17 pro forma [105kb]

This proforma was released in March 2017

Please ensure all submissions are made using this latest version of the pro forma or the file downloaded from SDCS.


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

Data return template

xls icon Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Return Data Template 2016-17 v1.1 [920kb]

This document was published in March 2017 and must be the version used when making data submissions to NHS Digital. Previous versions of the data template will not be able to be uploaded via the new submission tool

Guidance documents:

word icon Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards 2016-17 data collection guidance [270kb]

These documents were published in February 2016.

xls icon Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Return 2016-17 Validation Tool [146kb]

The validation tool was published in November 2016

pdf icon Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Return 2016-17 Validation Tool User Guide [1008kb]

The User Guide was published in November 2016


Guardianship under the Mental Health Act 1983

Guidance documents:

pdf icon Guardianship Return 2016-17 Guidance [299kb]

xls icon Guardianship Return Proforma 2016-17 [37kb]

These documents were released in March 2016.

Feedback surveys

pdf icon DoLS feedback survey 2015-16 V1.0 [503kb]

pdf icon Guardian feedback survey 2015-16 [374kb]

pdf icon Safeguarding Adults Collection feedback survey [481kb]

pdf icon SALT Feedback survey Nov 16 [674kb]

Group Membership

xls icon Group Membership October 2016 [59kb]

This version shows membership as on 1 October 2016

Adult Social Care National Data Collections Newsletter

pdf icon October 2016 [178kb]

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