Press Releases

January 2017

Welcome Additional Funding for Social Care

April 2016

s20 Guidance - ADCS/Cafcass/ADSS Cymru

Placements under section 20 remain a viable option for looked after children. New Guidance issued today by Cafcass, ADSC & ADSS Cymru clarifies expectations on
January 2016

Ten actions required to improve health, social care and well-being in Wales

Health and social care organisations from across Wales have come together through the Welsh NHS Confederation’s 2016 Challenge Policy Forum to outline their key priorities
September 2015

New deadline for people to claim for their care being funded by the Welsh NHS

Press release from Welsh Government, Saturday 05 September 2015 The Welsh Government is asking people who believe their care should have been funded by the NHS
July 2015

ADSS Cymru press statement on the NAS Annual Report

ADSS Cymru welcomes the first annual report of the ground-breaking National Adoption Service for Wales. It is very encouraging to see these early signs that
July 2015

In Search of Accountability - A Review of the Neglect of Older People Living In Care Homes

ADSS Cymru welcomes Margaret Flynn’s report and accepts and acknowledges the immense pain and distress caused to victims and families. We will study this report
May 2015

Response to Welsh Government's announcement of new rules for needs assessment

A single assessment process for everyone, children and adults, is a major shift, and one to be welcomed. All sectors and partners need to work