Blogs

Insight and Involvement - Creating the Difference that Makes a Difference

Sarah Wilson
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 - 11:47am

Guest blog from NHS Staffordshire 

As part of our People Powered Health blog series on co-produced healthcare, we've been featuring some of the most innovative examples of co-production from around the UK and the rest of the world. Today we are featuring a guest blog from Staffordshire NHS. Check out our handy guide to People Powered Health for more info on the project. 

The NHS has changed with its new...

Project blog: Make Justice Work

Site Manager
Thursday, 10 October 2013 - 8:46am

The digital launch of our research project on how we can better design probation with and for service users is here! This project couldn't have happened without the help of service users, probation staff and criminal justice experts. One of these experts is Roma Hooper, Founder and Director of Make Justice Work, who has kindly contributed this guest blog for us. 

"With the debate around the reforms to the criminal justice system continuing to rage and with a deep sense of injustice and anxiety being experienced  by many within the probation service and...

Innovation in education for work: La Bastilla Technical Agricultural School, Nicaragua

Site Manager
Tuesday, 17 September 2013 - 11:30am

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It’s not often that I find myself in a very beaten-up old car with no windows, being driven through the Nicaraguan countryside by a taxi driver named Elvis. It strikes me that Elvis is probably not his actual name, and that it is more likely a nickname deriving from Elvis’s penchant for clapping and clicking along to 1970s power ballads. As All By Myself blasts from the radio, I am returning...