Blogs

The following are blogs on asset-based approaches.

Head-shot of the author, Lynne Bowers, health and care worker and advocate Asset based approaches – local challenges and areas for improvement (Friday, April 13, 2018)
By Lynne Bowers, health and care worker and advocate

Head-shot of the author, Les Billingham, head of adult services at Thurrock Council Teach a man to fish...Sustainable whole system transformation in Thurrock (Thursday, December 21, 2017)
By Les Billingham, head of adult services at Thurrock Council

Head-shot of the author, Glen Garrod, executive director of adult care and community wellbeing at Lincolnshire County Council Strength-based practice in Lincolnshire (Wednesday, December 20, 2017)
By Glen Garrod, executive director of adult care and community wellbeing at Lincolnshire County Council

Head-shot of the author, Martin Farran, Corporate Director of Health, Housing and Adult Social Care, City of York Council It's the quality of conversations that matter to social care reform (Tuesday, October 31, 2017)
By Martin Farran, Corporate Director of Health, Housing and Adult Social Care, City of York Council

Head-shot of the author, Mick Ward, Deputy Director, Integrated Commissioning, Adults and Health, Leeds City Council and Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups Helping communities and neighbourhoods blossom (Monday, September 25, 2017)
By Mick Ward, Deputy Director, Integrated Commissioning, Adults and Health, Leeds City Council and Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups

Head-shot of the author, Mike Wright, Deputy Chief Executive, KeyRing (Service provider) There are challenges to creating ‘asset-based areas’ (Monday, September 11, 2017)
By Mike Wright, Deputy Chief Executive, KeyRing (Service provider)

Head-shot of the author, Alex Smith, Founder / CEO North London Cares and South London Cares Community doesn't have to be squeezed by bureaucracy (Tuesday, August 1, 2017)
By Alex Smith, Founder / CEO North London Cares and South London Cares

Head-shot of the author, James Sanderson, NHS England’s Director of Personalisation and Choice Unlocking community assets for better health and wellbeing (Wednesday, July 26, 2017)
By James Sanderson, NHS England’s Director of Personalisation and Choice

Head-shot of the author, Jillian Martin, Office of Social Services, Department of Health Northern Ireland “I am not a number.” Keeping local co-production personal (Tuesday, July 18, 2017)
By Jillian Martin, Office of Social Services, Department of Health Northern Ireland

Head-shot of the author, Mathew Kendall, Adults and Communities Director, London Borough of Barnet Barnet: moving from 'superhero' mode to asset-based thinking (Tuesday, July 18, 2017)
By Mathew Kendall, Adults and Communities Director, London Borough of Barnet

Making the most of our neighbourhoods in Oldham (Monday, July 17, 2017)
By Karyn Kirkpatrick, CEO KeyRing

Taking an asset-based approach to health and care in Greater Manchester (Monday, July 17, 2017)
By Jon Rouse, Chief Officer of the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership

Community navigators in Cambridgeshire (Monday, July 17, 2017)
By Sunny Singh, Strategic Development Manager, Practice & Safeguarding, Cambridgeshire County Council

Social prescribing can be life-changing - Herts Valley (Monday, July 17, 2017)
By Tim Anfilogoff, Head of Community Resilience, Herts Valleys Clinical Commissioning Group

Local Area Coordination – partnerships in many guises in York (Monday, July 17, 2017)
By the York team and the Local Area Coordination Network (CEO Samantha Clark)

Co-production 'pokes the bear' in Northern Ireland (Monday, July 17, 2017)
By Deirdre McCloskey, Project Coordinator, Mid and East Antrim Agewell Partnership

York has the potential to become a truly asset-based place (Monday, July 17, 2017)
By Martin Farran, Corporate Director of Health, Housing and Adult Social Care, City of York Council

ABCD - Asset Based Community Development (Leeds) (Monday, August 10, 2015)
By Mick Ward, Head of Commissioning, Adult Social Care, Leeds City Council