Principles

1. Gain a better understanding of the problem being tackled from the individuals directly affected
2. Redesign the service around the person, not the agency
3. Focus on prevention and improving wellbeing
4. Develop a co-ordinated, multi-agency, multi-disciplinary approach and central point of contact
5. Foster community responsibility and support volunteers to help design & provide the solution
6. Establish tangible benefits to collaboration
7. Explore the potential for deliver and/or commission of services
8. Share ownership of issues where there is no single responsibility
9. Share/use collective assets to address needs
10. Hold ourselves to account on behalf of the people of Northern Devon
11. Focus on sustainability

Last updated: February 11, 2019