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A simple guide to demand analysis in the delivery of victim support services

Introduction Managing victim support services can be full of challenges. Matching capacity with demand is a key approach to removing some of the visible and hidden backlogs along a victim support service pathway. In this article we show how to conduct demand and capacity analysis to improve victim support services. What is gap analysis and […]

Why community budgets must fail – and why they might succeed

Deep breath now… Local Strategic Partnerships (LSPs), Local public service agreements (LPSAs), LPSA2, Single Regeneration Budgets (SRB), the Community Care Act, joint finance/pool finance, Health Action Zones (HAZ), Neighbourhood Renewal Budgets (NRB), Better Government for Older People (BGOP), Crime and Disorder Reduction Partnerships (CDRPs), Children’s Centres, New Deal for Communities (NDC), Health Improvement Partnerships (HIPs), […]

Trending topics: The Mutuals Support Programme

The MSP is a Cabinet-Office managed £10 million fund that provides professional support to new and developing mutuals so they can overcome barriers to growth. It procures services for eligible organisations, helping them to develop by providing professional expertise and advice whilst simultaneously building a valuable knowledge sharing database. Since making the first awards in […]