Involvement Case study Anglia Ruskin University

  Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education  The School of Healthcare is committed to the NHS and Social Care imperative of putting the service user at the centre of all that is planned, commissioned and delivered. According to their website, … Continue reading

Involvement Case study Kingston and St George’s University

The Faculty of Health and Social Care at Kingston and St George’s is a joint faculty across the two universities with considerable expertise in patient and public involvement across both education and research activities. The University currently has an intake … Continue reading

Involvement Case study University of Leeds

School of Healthcare The School of Healthcare is committed to the NHS and Social Care imperative of putting the service user at the centre of all that is planned, commissioned and delivered. According to their website, their approach is underpinned … Continue reading

How I went from social worker to service user

On the receiving end. In this guest post mental health social worker Mike Bush says he’s learnt a lot by experiencing mental health services from the other side… View his blog on Community Care: http://www.communitycare.co.uk/blogs/mental-health/2012/05/on-the-receiving-end-how-i-wen.html    

Report from University of Plymouth Service User and Carer Group

A Report for the Academic Year 2011/12 from: Service User and Carer Consultative Group, University of Plymouth, BA (Hons) Social Work, MA Social Work, Doctorate in Clinical Psychology This report reflects everything we are doing during this current year and is … Continue reading

Creating a service user and carer centre on the virtual learning environments (VLEs)

Sandra Duggan and Patricia Walton received funding under the Ian Light Award. The virtual learning environments (VLEs) are at the Universities of Teesside and York.  They worked collaboratively to create service user and carer participation centres within the Virtual Learning Environments … Continue reading

Member of Parliament meets service users shaping social work education

HORNCHURCH and Upminster MP Angela Watkinson has undertaken a fact-finding visit to see how service users are helping to shape the social work degree course at Havering College. The Conservative MP met a group of service users and carers whose … Continue reading