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Sep 13, 2016

Don Williamson, ISBA President, explains the background to the biennial ISBA conference that was held 13–15 September 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The theme was 'Unlocking the potential of short breaks'.

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Music Credit: Something Elated by Broke For...


Sep 13, 2016

Amy MacFarlane, Founder and Chief Executive at Recreational Respite talks about innovative partnerships and use of technology in respite provision in Canada.

Introduced by Donald Macleod, Conference Chair.

Recorded at the 10th International Short Break Association conference, 13–15 September 2016, Edinburgh,...


Sep 12, 2016

Donald Macleod, Conference Chair, welcomes visitors to the conference.

Recorded at the 10th International Short Break Association conference, 13–15 September 2016, Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Music Credit: Something Elated by Broke For...


Sep 12, 2016

Don Williamson, ISBA President and Chief Executive at Shared Care Scotland details how the conference came to be hosted in Scotland in 2016 and the value that previous conferences have contributed to the sector. He explains the intentions behind the theme 'Unlocking the potential'.

Introduced by Donald Macleod,...


Sep 12, 2016

In this episode, Aileen Campbell, Minister for Public Health and Sport talks about:

How the Scottish Government hopes to support carers - paid and unpaid New social security powers are being devolved to Scotland, how might these be best used? Integration of health and social care Self-directed support The Short Breaks...