Integrated Customer Journey Transformational Bid

Colchester Borough Council (CBC) and Essex County Council (ECC) will submit a joint bid for £155,000 of Transformation Challenge Award funding to further integrate frontline customer services in Colchester.

The invitation follows CBC and ECC’s initial expression of interest to extend the successful Colchester Community Hub pilot.  The Community Hub has successfully brought together library and ’in person’ Council services for thousands of residents.

Bid for Early Intervention Transformational Funding

Essex partners have been invited to develop a bid for transformational funding to develop Early Intervention services for vulnerable individuals and families across Essex.

An Expression of Interest was successfully submitted to the Transformation Challenge Award led by the Public Service Reform Unit on behalf of Essex partners for £2.7million.

Partners will now work together to develop a full bid for submission by 1 October 2014.

Essex Partnership Board 17 June 2014

The Essex Partnership Board will meet Tuesday 17 June to discuss the challenges facing public services in Essex.

Partners will consider the vision and strategic plan for Public Service Reform in Essex; implementation of ‘Who Will Care’ recommendations, Transformation Challenge Awards; Strengthening Communities project and Family Solutions performance.

Find the EPB agenda and papers here.

ThePublicOffice Essex update

ThePublicOffice works with organisations that want to review what they do, how they do it, take on new challenges and understand that citizens themselves have a critical role to play in shaping their future communities and improved outcomes. Here in Essex ThePublicOffice team is bringing us some deliberate system disruption, and providing challenge and support as we seek to innovate and transform outcomes across Heath and Wellbeing.