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Individual Service Funds (ISFs) in Context

Simon Duffy gives an overview of the development of Individual Service Funds (ISFs) explaining what they are and sharing how the innovation is currently developing. 

This work is part of Citizen Network's project Self Directed Futures and progress on ISFs is being mapped here.

This talk was given at a Skills for Care event in Exeter, October 2019.


The publisher is the Centre for Welfare Reform.

Slides on Individual Service Funds (ISFs) in Context © Simon Duffy 2019.

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Map of ISFs in England

Map of ISFs in England

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Individual Service Funds (ISFs) Guide

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Better Lives

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Calderdale's Guide to Individual Service Funds (ISFs)

Calderdale's Guide to ISFs

Calderdale Council have produced a guide for Individual Service Funds (ISFs) which describes their benefits to citizens in clear and accessible English.

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Progress on Personalised Support

Progress on Personalised Support

This report builds on an international survey of support organisations to develop a model of personalised support on behalf of Citizen Network.