Getting it right:
Assessments for black and minority ethnic carers and service users

Further reading


CareNap E Single Shared Assessment tool
A multi-disciplinary needs assessment tool, the Care Needs Assessment Package (CareNap) is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary assessment tool that adopts a needs-led approach to assessment on an individual and a community level.

Equality and Human Rights Commission
The Equality and Human Rights Commission champions equality and human rights for all, working to eliminate discrimination, reduce inequality, protect human rights and to build good relations, ensuring that everyone has a fair chance to participate in society.

Fair for All: Working Together Towards Culturally Competent Services
Scottish Government Health Department, 2002.

MECOPP: Supporting minority ethnic Carers
MECOPP provides support and information to black and minority ethnic carers and communities in Scotland.

SCROL: Scotland’s Census Results Online
The online source of information from the 2001 Census, created as part of an initiative to encourage the use of, and widen access to, the results of the 2001 Census in Scotland.

Single Shared Assessment
The Scottish Government Single Shared Assessment indicator of relative need operational guidance resource pack.