12 Jun 2019

There are so many fantastic examples in Wales of volunteering that makes a real difference in health and social care - so why isn’t this good practice adopted everywhere? Fiona Liddell considers the challenges of scaling up.

Cultivating volunteering innovation

Andrew Goodall (Director General for Health and Social Services and Chief Executive of the NHS Wales) in the introduction to A Heathier Wales  sets out the vision for transforming our health and social care services:

Through local innovation which feeds through to new models of seamless health and social care, we will scale up new ideas and better ways of working to regional and then to national level. A national Transformation Programme will bring pace and purpose to how we support change across our whole system… our real test will be in the delivery of services and improved outcomes across Wales'.

You can read more in Fiona's blog here