The Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework (ASCOF) is used locally and nationally to set:
It is a defined set of performance indicators.
The ASCOF was first published in March 2011 and is updated annually in partnership with local government. For 2013-2014. It has been strengthened with the addition of new measures, reflecting the Department of Health’s and local government’s key priorities for social care.
This report explains the ASCOF more fully, and presents Slough’s performance against a context of the national, regional and comparator councils’ performance.