Information, research and evaluation

Building robust data and information is a priority area for the Working with older people project.

The following describes some activities of interest in the sector.

  • ADOM (the Alcohol and Drug Outcome Measure) is collected by adult outpatient community alcohol and other drug services. Reports and other information are available here.
  • HoNOS65+ (Health of the Nation Outcome Scale) is a clinician rated tool used to measure the health and social functioning of people aged 65 and over who use mental health services. Reports and other information are available on our here.
  • PRIMHD (the Programme for the Integration of Mental Health Data) records service use and activity.

Some relevant research initiatives include: