Innovation and Social Financing

Building effective partnerships

Public services have to change radically as the political, economic and social environment changes – but all too often uncertainty makes us grip harder, become more risk averse, and pull up the drawbridge. We are finding ways to support public service leaders to identify innovative solutions – leading open, creative organisations into the partnerships they need. Collaboration has become essential, with communities, with the private sector, and with each other.

None of this will work without strong and sustained partnerships. With over twenty years experience, from LSPs, LPSAs, Total Place, Community Budgeting, Better Care Fund, health service reconfiguration, STPs, LEPs and social investment partnerships, we can: