Adult Social Care Improvement Programme

ADASS is the association of directors of adult social services. We are a charity that aims to further the interests of people in need of social care by promoting high standards and influencing the development of social care legislation and policy. The East Region has 11 Adult Social Care Directors and is supported by the ADASS East regional improvement team which is responsible for identifying opportunities for regional collaboration on improvement.

ADASS Eastern Region Tools

Self Awareness Tool

Regional Balanced Scorecard Tool


The Future of Social Care

Latest news

Mon, 01 Oct 2018

High impact change model event East of England - Saffron Walden, 19 September 2018

It was developed by national partners in 2015 to promote a new approach to system resilience and year around planning for timely discharge…

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Wed, 15 Aug 2018

Great news for the Eastern Region Sector Led Improvement Programme

A special congratulations to Fran Leddra from Thurrock who has become one of three new Chairs of the national Principal Social Workers…

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Upcoming events


Good to Great! Innovation in Co-production!

The workshop is aimed at a mix of health and social care commissioners, people who use services, families, advocates and providers. We can accommodate…

Arthur Rank Hospice, Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford Bottom, Cambridge CB223FB


Regional Improvement Board

A meeting to discuss Improvement issues which have been identified by the Regional Intelligence Network and to monitor the Regional Improvement Plan.…

Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire CB10 1RQ, Green Room

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Latest Resources

Tue, 10 Sep 2019

Asset Based Approaches to Care and Support

The East of England Association of Directors of Social Services Prevention and Personalisation Network are pleased to invite personalisation leads, commissioners, providers and frontline staff to this event which is aimed at sharing best practice in relation to asset based approaches and exploring the philosophy of care and support which is required to make person centred planning a success. We will hear from lead speakers across a number of organisations who will discuss programmes of work taking place within and outside the region and also programmes of work which have not yet been explored within the East.

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Wed, 04 Sep 2019

Planning for a no-deal Brexit: information for the health and care sector

Guidance for industry and organisations involved in health and care about plans for a no-deal Brexit.

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