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Beyond engagement and participation: User and community co-production of public services.

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.

How we make a difference together

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 […]

Case studies on the WCVA website

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, […]

Beyond Engagement and Participation: User and Community Co-Production of Public Services

Bovaird, T. 2006. Beyond Engagement and Participation: User and Community Co-Production of Public Services. PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION REVIEW. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/j.1540-6210.2007.00773.x A helpful paper with illustrative case studies examining the different “types” of co-production and how issues may arise in the implementation.

Connected Communities Innovation Fund grantees

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 […]

Good Help Award finalists

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 […]

Co-production Catalogue from Wales (Seeing is Believing)

In 2015, Ruth Dineen (Co-production 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: The case for co-production Co-production in practice: case studies from across Wales Audit Tools and practical guidance Networks and related websites You can download the full report or specific sections of interest here. The related Seeing is Believing workbook […]