Citizen Wellbeing Assembly Report Published

The ALLIANCE and Academy’s latest report from our Citizen Wellbeing Assembly held in June 2015 has now been published.  The Assembly brought together over 250 people to consider how we might move from conversations about change in health and social care, to creating opportunities to transform the future of support and services.  This document forms part of the ALLIANCE’s submission to the Scottish Government’s ongoing conversation on Creating a Healthier Scotland.

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Advocacy Now

Citizen voice has an increasingly strong role to play in the future of health and social care.  The Our Voice initiative, supported by the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) among others, was launched earlier this year to support improvement and empower people to be equal partners in health and social care. Jo McFarlane’s latest poem for the Academy, titled Advocacy NOW!, explores why a stronger voice is needed and why we need to keep making ourselves heard.

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