For research into health and co-production, see also the resources on the Involve (NIHR) website. Optimising the impact of health services research on the organisation and delivery of health services: a study of embedded models of knowledge co-production in the NHS (January 2018-June 2020) The multi-method Embedded Research study aims to increase the influence of health services research in two main ways. First, we will develop the evidence base underpinning the nature and […]
A discussion of the issues facing the adoption of Co-Production through examination of the successes so far. https://media.nesta.org.uk/documents/public_services_inside_out.pdf
Co-production with Older People Guide National Development Team for inclusion (NDTi) This paper sets out 7 principles to help local authorities and their partners, including local communities, work together and improve older people’s influence at all levels of service commissioning and delivery. Use this resource to provoke thinking about what underpins successful collaboration with older people for a range of purposes. Includes helpful diagrams about how the 7 principles can be translated into practical steps, […]
Pestoff, V., et al., 2006. Patterns of Co-Production in Public Services. PUBLIC MANAGEMENT REVIEW. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/221657220_Patterns_of_co-production_in_public_services_Some_concluding_thoughts A short introduction to Co-Production and some concluding thoughts about terminology.
Slay, J., Robinson, B. (2011). In This Together – Building Knowledge About Co-Production. NEF/NESTA. https://neweconomics.org/uploads/files/b3d00daf74d4c4411b_k1m6ibw57.pdf A NEF Report detailing the design and delivery of several co-production projects. A series of case studies and personal testimonies of how co-production has had a transformative effect across a range of sectors. The report draws out the practical processes and behaviours that co-production practitioners used and adapted to successfully co-produce the design and delivery of services. This includes asset […]
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. PLEASE NOTE – this link is to the articles abstract. The full paper can be purchased from multiple online sources.
Parker, S. & Heapy, J. 2006. The Journey To The Interface. DEMOS, ENGINE & PWC. http://lx.iriss.org.uk/sites/default/files/resources/The%20journey%20to%20the%20interface.pdf A document examining “The Interface” where Service Users and Providers meet and how it utilises Co-Production in the Service Design model.
By Us, For Us – The power of co-design and co-delivery http://www.nesta.org.uk/publications/us-us-power-co-design-and-co-delivery People Helping People – Peer support that changes lives http://www.nesta.org.uk/publications/people-helping-people-peer-support-changes-lives