Evidence for strengths and asset-based outcomes: A quick guide

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This quick guide from SCIE and NICE is based on recommendations from a range of NICE guidelines and quality standards that focus on identifying and supporting an individual’s strengths and assets.

It is aimed at social workers to help them recognise opportunities for improving outcomes for the people they work with. While not housing specific, it covers:

  • Personal strengths and assets
  • Community strengths and assets
  • Supporting people to shape their communities