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Six essential mindsets (by Kelly Ann McKercher)

Kelly Ann McKercher, who works in Australia as Beyond Sticky Notes, has collated 6 essential mindsets for co-design, which apply very much across the co-production spectrum: Elevating lived experience Curiosity Hospitality Being in the grey Learning through doing Valuing many perspectives Read the details on their website over here:  https://www.beyondstickynotes.com/mindsets-for-codesign  

Top 10 resources on the use of evidence.

If you’re always hunting for useful resources on the effective use of evidence, then have a look at these reference documents. In recent years there has been a welcome increase in the publication of this guidance material and, as we receive loads of requests for this type of information, I thought I would share our top 10 guides to improving the quality, design and methods for effective evidence use. Top 10 Resources on the Use […]

The SUCCESS model

A co-produced method to involve service users in research: the SUCCESS model Evans, B. A., Porter, A., Snooks, H. and Burholt, V. (2019) (SUCCESS = Service Users with Chronic Conditions Encouraging Sensible Solutions) https://bmcmedresmethodol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12874-019-0671-6  

Psychologically Informed Environments – PIE

Blog post on why PIE is useful to the front-line of organisations dealing with homelessness. https://www.homeless.org.uk/connect/blogs/2017/feb/08/why-pie-rationale-for-psychologically-informed-environments 2. A useful guide on how to implement PIE by Westminster City Council. http://meam.org.uk/2015/10/28/new-resource-on-psychologically-informed-environments/ 3. Summary of an article on implementing PIE into a young persons homeless shelter and the impact it made to interactions between staff and those using the service. https://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/HCS-12-2013-0024 4. A link page to a number of guides on how to implement both PIE and […]

Tools for evaluation

Participatory video & most significant change.  A useful tool to evaluate certain instances of co-production. https://insightshare.org/resources/participatory-video-and-the-most-significant-change/     Most Significant Change: “The Most Significant Change (MSC) technique is a form of participatory monitoring and evaluation. It is participatory because many project stakeholders are involved both in deciding the sorts of change to be recorded and in analysing the data. It is a form of monitoring because it occurs throughout the programme cycle and provides information to help […]

Reflection questions (by the Satori Lab)

The Satori Lab work to help people in the public sector and other public value organisations to change their culture. They have produced these excellent reflection questions that they occasionally hand out on a postcard (particularly in their workshops) and if you contact them and ask nicely they might send you one in the post. The questions are: what did I learn? how will I behave differently? what held me back? what surprised me? what got […]

Revaluation: A participative approach to measuring and making change.

A summary of the new process of Revaluation making Evaluation an integral part of the provision of services. “Revaluation is best suited to contexts in which complexity is acknowledged, such that “what is going on?” is recognised as a good opening question. When subsequent questions relate to the value of that activity (eg “what is good?”, “what matters?”, or “what is the best thing…?”), then Revaluation can help bring actors together to achieve shared outcomes.”  https://www.cecan.ac.uk/sites/default/files/2018-01/07%20-%20Revaluation%20%28online%29.pdf

Community Circles

A write up by Helen Sharp in the Ideas Hub website: “Community Circles help people be happier, healthier and more connected with the support of those around them. This is a concept that the Ideas Hub has championed through sharing many stories and case studies, such as Keyring and SolvaCare. Community Circles help to create a circle of support around someone for a particular purpose; it may be to meet new people, get practical support, feel stronger, […]

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