• Blog Post

    An update on our place-based work

    Northumbria University Learning Synthesis Report Northumbria University has produced a Learning Synthesis from their findings on the Place Action Inquiry drawing on data collected over the last 2 years. The content of the report acts as a...

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  • Blog Post

    Reflections on trust and systems change

    Part of Lankelly Chase’s Action Inquiry on ‘place’ has involved funding associates to work with local actors to embed the 9 System Behaviours. This piece is a synthesis of our experiences in the action inquiry as they relate to those...

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  • Publication

    Place Action Inquiry, our learning to date

    This report provides an overview of what we’ve learnt so far in relation to the Place action inquiry 'how do we support places to build the system behaviours?' It also includes reflections on each of the four sub-questions that guide the...

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  • Blog Post

    Place based working – what have we learned so far?

    Eighteen months ago we set out to work alongside a few partners in places to explore how we can support people and institutions nurture the conditions for change to flourish locally.  This followed 18 months of seeking advice and input from as...

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  • Project Summary

    Leeds GATE

    Asset-based community development work to improve the quality of life for Gypsy and Traveller people in West Yorkshire.

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  • Blog Post

    Get on with it! Co-production and Leadership

    Three local partners in York (Together for Mental Wellbeing - who deliver the York Pathways project - Changing Lives and HealthWatch York) have been working together to try to catalyse a system-wide Multiple Complex Needs network to address the...

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  • Blog Post

    Systemic working in Place: How we got here

    In our blogs and learning, you will hear a lot about the system behaviours. Our insights will reflect on whether these are the best ones for now, if some are more important than others and what they tell us about working in place using a systemic...

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  • Project Summary

    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

    Overview of the work   We are working in partnership with Cumbria NHS Trust and Cumbria County Council to use some of the principles of Love Barrow Families (LBF) to change the way services work with families in Barrow. The Love Barrow...

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  • Project Summary

    Greater Manchester

    “People who have had quite easy lives should not be making decisions about people who have not.” – citizen with personal experience of criminal justice system and drug, alcohol and mental health services “People who are used to power...

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  • Project Summary

    Arts at the Old Fire Station

    The newly refurbished Old Fire Station in central Oxford re-opened in November 2011 as a public professional arts centre. We share the building with the homelessness charity, Crisis. We’re not neighbours - we co-habit. Members of the public...

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