Adult services will reap the benefits of data

A pioneering initiative funded through the apprenticeship levy is aimed at fostering a community of adult social care data analysts, poised to shape best practices, says Sam Villis.

Data has the potential to enhance public services significantly. However, some councils find themselves grappling with the challenge of fully embracing this shift.

Whether due to a lack of skills or time, they struggle to harness their data resources optimally. To help tackle this, we have been working with councils throughout England to develop a tailored adult social care data apprenticeship offering – a pathway funded by the apprenticeship levy.


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