Back in 2012 Ruth Dineen attended a symposium on Assets for Health, and developed this poster to explain the what, why and who of co-pro. She has kindly made it publicly accessible as it might be of more general use. Author: Ruth Dineen Design: Liz Price ([email protected]) Click this link to open in a new tab and download the pdf.
Category: 01. What is co-production?
Understanding the basics of co-production and its application
Boyle D, et al. (2010), Co-production: Right here, Right now , NESTA https://www.nesta.org.uk/report/co-production-right-here-right-now/ This paper published by NESTA provides the basis for a better understanding of how to bring co-production from the margins to the mainstream. It identifies four barriers to mainstreaming, which the report looks to address: Commissioning co-production activity Generating evidence of value Taking successful co-production approaches to scale Developing professionals’ skills
Public services inside out (Boyle D., Slay J., Stephens L., 2010) Boyle D, Slay J and Stephens L (2010), Public services inside out , NESTA https://www.nesta.org.uk/report/public-services-inside-out/ This report published by NESTA is about real stories of reform, led by people who work in and use public services. It details both the potential of and the challenges for co-production in the public sector. It describes six key characteristics of co-production: Recognising people as assets Building on people’s existing capabilities Promoting mutuality and […]
Discussion paper on the NESTA website: Boyle, D., 2009. The Challenge of Co-production: How Equal Partnerships Between Professionals and the Public are Crucial to Improving Public Services. NESTA. https://media.nesta.org.uk/documents/the_challenge_of_co-production.pdf A historical look at the reasons Co-Production has now become a viable method of service delivery. This paper highlights the role of co-production in addressing the crisis of reform in public services. It contains useful explanations of what co-production is, is not, and how it works. The […]
Think Local Act Personal (TLAP)’s National Co-production Advisory Group (NCAG) members are an integral part to the work of TLAP. Members are equal partners in steering group meetings, support the production of publications, take part in research and attend national events promoting the role of co-production in establishing good person-centred care and community based support. Their Top Ten Tips for Co-production, written by Sally Percival (chair of NCAG) and other members, has been one of […]
Co-production: What it means, on the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) blog, in easy read version. http://www.scie.org.uk/news/opinion/co-production-what-it-means.asp
1. We made these! 2. We also curate a playlist on YouTube: Here is our YouTube playlist of co-production videos (by us and mostly by other people). We particularly like this one: And here are all the rest:. 3. If you’re curious, check out all the videos we hoard on our YouTube channel… Link to our YouTube channel.
This is a two-sided A4 information sheet that helps to clarify: on one side, co-production: what it looks like, what it’s for, and how it works on the other side, what real co-production *isn’t* Handy to keep checking in whether you’re on the right track; but also for having conversations in which you need to debunk some preconceptions about co-pro… Click on the link below to open the pdf in a new tab: CoproNetWales A4 info sheet […]
1. Co-production: the definition Co-production is an asset-based approach to public services that enables people providing and people receiving services to share power and responsibility, and to work together in equal, reciprocal and caring relationships. It creates opportunities for people to access support when they need it, and to contribute to social change. 2. Co-production is underpinned by 5 principles: 1. Value all participants, and build on their strengths. 2. Develop networks of mutual support. 3. Do what […]