5 things that help system leaders ‘have difficult conversations’
In order to change the culture within a health and care system, health, voluntary, community and social enterprise sectors (VCSE) leaders need to be open-minded, build on the diversity of people around them and have conversations that are engaging and curious, rather than sparking debate. In this blog, Sonakshi Anand (IVAR Senior Researcher) suggests five things that might help when handling tricky conversations taken from the lessons learned from the Building Health Partnerships leadership workshops.
The power of reporting by film: Three things to think about
Vita Terry (IVAR Senior Researcher) reflects on using film to document the process and progress of an intergenerational dance project and shares three things to consider when using film as a research method or for reporting to funders.
What are the best & worst things about grant reporting? Have your say!
The aligned reporting working group have been looking at ways funders could make simple changes to reporting practices to make it a shared, more meaningful and mutually beneficial experience. We need the help of small and medium sized voluntary sector organisations, especially those with multiple funders, to share their experiences and be involved in promoting the voice of the sector. Find out how you can get involved.
Slides from the Transforming Healthcare Together Conference 2019
Transforming healthcare together
Slides and closing remarks from the Transforming Healthcare Together Conference 2019.
Sleepout or sleep in: keeping up with the new funding environment
Streetlife took part in our Duty to Care? research project. We asked them about their recent experience of working with trusts and foundations.
Strong roots with funders make community gardens blossom
Culpeper Community Garden took part in our Duty to Care? research project. We asked them about their recent experience of working with trusts and foundations.
Strong relationships, good fun and an awful lot of cake
Rotherfield St Martin took part in our Duty to Care? research project. We asked them about their recent experience of working with trusts and foundations.
Managing our community asset in an era of austerity
Aaron Barbour, Director of Katherine Low Settlement, talks about the Settlement's history and maintaining financial health of the charity over recent years.
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