Getting your organisation digital ready

Person writing on a desk in front of a keyboardDigital technology has the power to transform services and provides adult social care with huge opportunity.

Technology can:

  • give people more control over their health, safety and wellbeing
  • support them to be more independent or feel less isolated
  • link them to services which are important for them
  • enhance the care or treatment providers offer
  • help them communicate with families, professionals and staff
  • help staff to prioritise and focus their attention on people who need it most
  • capture and compare data, and share good practice with peers.

Technology also offers opportunities to help people maintain independence and improve outcomes using assisted living technology.

A guide to WhatsAppwhatsap1

We understand that organisations are evolving with new ways of working. This may be the first time you and/or your organisation has started to use WhatsApp to communicate and share information.

⇨ Download the guidance 'A guide to WhatsApp'


Before you can benefit from the possibilities of being 'more digital', you’ll need to think about: