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. Download article: Consumer Directd Care, Legal Issues, Positive Risk Taking and Managing Organisational Uncertainty by Jonathan Pietsch . . ADASS West Midlands Joint Improvement Partnership NHS West Midlands – “A Positive Approach to Risk – Personalization.” As a result of this project, a number of resources have been developed: gateshead Council`s Community Based Services (2008) – “Positive Risk Taking Policy DOWNLOAD GUIDE: Home Care Packages – Provider Guide to Home Care Agreements.