The Collaborative Model

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The Collaborative Model
"The Big Idea" "Decision Time" "Building the Team" "Understand What's Around" "Gather Ideas" "Make the Change" "The Collaborative Partnership" "Keep the Conversation Going" "Checking the Impact"

"The Big Idea"

Big or small, the idea can come from an individual or team, a policy or service change or might be required due to finances.

 

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"Decision Time"

Assess if it can be a collaborative process. If it can't be, which parts of the project can?

 

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"Building the Team"

Build a diverse team with common purpose. Include service users and carers.

 

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"Understand What's Around"

Gather Information from as many sources as possible in order to understand the context.

 

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"Gather Ideas"

Seek out feedback and ideas, and listen to different communities.

 

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"Make the Change"

Design and implement the change together.

 

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"The Collaborative Partnership"

Learn to work collaboratively, agree what you're going to do and build understanding.

"Keep the Conversation Going"

From the start have an open and honest dialogue with all of your communities about challenged and changes and keep it going.

"Checking the Impact"

How are you going to measure the impact and capture the learning?