In 2015, Co-pro Wales and Public Health Wales put together the Seeing is Believing Catalogue of co-production case studies from Wales. It is hosted on the Good Practice Wales website. This report is organised into: Foreword and introduction Case studies Resources Seeing is Believing Workbook Co-production Audit Tool You can download the full report or specific sections of interest here.
Category: 02. Case studies
Documented case studies from Wales and the UK
A helpful paper with illustrative case studies toward the end of the article examining the different “types” of co-production and how issues may arise in its implementation. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/j.1540-6210.2007.00773.x PLEASE NOTE – this link is to the articles abstract. The full paper can be purchased from multiple online sources.
Can you implement changes to create a truly personalised experience for people with severe and enduring mental illness and at the same time have a 20% reduction in costs? Can you make a fourfold increase in the number of people getting early support for common problems of mental health with a modest injection of extra money? Can you reduce demand by removing eligibility criteria? The London Borough of Lambeth has shown how. The Council and Clinical Commissioning Group […]
There are a number of articles and case studies online from The Vanguard Periodical. The people centred services section is particularly relevant for us and worth checking out, but there’s also digital and financial services. A fun one is about shared milk as a litmus test for how well services are integrated! Visit Vanguard for more.
The Ideas Hub is an online platform for collecting and sharing the stories of those who are already using collaborative, asset based and community approaches in their work on the front line. Case studies are published in the following categories – follow the links for more! Asset based Blog Case study Children and young people Co-production Collaboration Commissioning Community engagement Community resilience Education Idea of the Month Interview Place based health Report Social action Video Well being
From the Co-production Scotland Network: Published in 2015, ‘Co-production – how we make a difference together’ is a suite of resources – videos, case studies and information to help spread understanding of co-production. It gives examples of the different ways in which co-production approaches can be used, but more than this, it draws together the principles of co-production and the practicalities of working in this way. This resource has been developed by the Scottish Co-production Network, the Joint […]
A case study about the Me, Myself and I Club in Briton Ferry (more on their website here). (Unfortunately the pdf is too large to upload to the website, here are the individual pages as images below.)
In the section of the WCVA website about the Social Services and Wellbeing (Wales) Act 2014, three case studies are presented: Case study: Early Help Hub, Flintshire This in-depth case study focuses on the development of the Early Help Hub, a multi-agency integrated Families First aligned response to provide support to families where there have been 2 or more Adverse Childhood Experiences and or where there has been an incident of domestic abuse, neglect or general issues, […]
Governance International showcases on its website case studies of good practice, showing how organisations and communities can achieve better outcomes and efficiency savings. Find all the case studies on Governance International website here.
In September 2017, Nesta and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport launched the Connected Communities Innovation Fund. The fund focuses on how we can incorporate non-traditional modes of volunteering – often informal – to tap into the skills and experiences of people within communities. Here are 12 of the 16 grantees who have proposed innovations to mobilise many more people, and to support people and places to thrive, alongside public services. Read more about […]
The Good Help Award was launched in February 2018 as part of the release of the Nesta and Osca publication Good and bad help: how purpose and confidence transforms lives. This publication explores the difference between ‘good help’ – that supports people to feel hopeful, identify their own goals and confidently take action – and ‘bad help’ – that undermines people’s confidence, and creates dependency and inaction. Although ‘good help’ is well evidenced and core to how many organisations support people […]