The following are examples of how local authorities and community interest companies
are working together to deliver services to vulnerable families using new and alternative
My Time Community Interest Company (CIC), Birmingham
My Time CIC is an award winning, Birmingham-based, community interest company delivering
mental health services and counselling to those individuals who may be underserved
by mainstream health provision. A service-led, culturally sensitive approach is
taken which has resulted in evidence-based outcomes for children, young people and
families from, for example, refugee and ethnic minority groups.
Read more on the My Time Community Interest
The Swindon Life Programme
This C4EO case study focuses on the development of the Life programme by Swindon
Borough Council and its partners. The programme focuses on families with chronic
and multiple needs who are intensive users of public services and resources, supporting
them to build the capacity to change their lives.
Read more on The Swindon