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.
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 […]
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. 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 […]