The Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services (IRISS)
IRISS is a third sector organisation, promoting positive outcomes for the people who use Scotland’s social services (www.iriss.org.uk). Its focus is on supporting the social services workforce to achieve this by creating positive change through research, creativity and innovation.
The Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland (CCPS)
CCPS is the national association of voluntary organisations providing care and support services across Scotland, with 71 members spanning third sector agencies covering: community care for adults with disabilities and older people, youth and criminal justice, addictions, homelessness, children’s services and family support (www.ccpscotland.org).