Embracing the Mess to do What’s Best for People

Embracing the Mess to do What’s Best for People

In brief In this contribution to Joining the Dots, Toby Lowe and Dawn Plimmer discuss funding, commissioning and managing services in a world where relationships rather than KPIs or simplistic numerical targets are what matters most. Toby Lowe Senior Lecturer at...
Caring for Carers

Caring for Carers

In brief In this important and moving piece for Joining the Dots, David Grayson examines the caring relationship and proposes a “new social contract for carers and caring.” David Grayson CEO at Central YMCA David Grayson CBE is chair of the charity Carers...
Tending the spaces

Tending the spaces

In brief In this contribution to the Joining the Dots blog series, Michael Little reminds us that relationships are hard won, not always positive, and inevitably influenced by context. Michael Little Director at Ratio Michael is now Director at Ratio, having...