Improving Adult Care Together

We’re looking for key actors in adult social care, including funders/decision-makers, service providers, people who receive care and support, carers and front-line staff to join us as Local Network Coordinators. There will be Local Networks in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and England, all focused on the same issue, with the ultimate aim to produce an action plan to take change forward, drawing on learning from other parts of the UK.

Become a part of IMPACT

View our vacancies and join our growing team, working on specific projects across the UK to improve adult social care.

IMPACT is the UK centre for implementing evidence in adult social care.  Working across the four nations and with co-production at its heart, we draw on insights from research, lived experience, and practice knowledge to make a difference to front-line services, and to people’s lives.

Good support isn’t just about ‘services’ – it’s about having a life.

Our Mission
IMPACT – Improving adult social care (Video)

Good support isn’t just about ‘services’ – it’s about having a life.

IMPACT Projects

We work in local sites across the UK with four different types of projects. Learn more about our delivery models.


Major strategic issues and long-term change

Explore our Demonstrators


Bringing local people together to work on practical changes

Explore our Networks


Bottom-up change projects in local services

Explore our Facilitators


Accessible guides and resources

Explore Ask IMPACT

Diverse Voices

We’re looking for personal & professional voices in adult social care to share their valuable diverse experiences through blogs and videos.


Led by Jon Glasby at the University of Birmingham, our team comes from across the UK and every part of the social care system.


People who draw on care and support and carers working with professionals in equal partnerships towards shared goals.