Barnardo's

Partnership Strategy

The Challenge

The Family Strategic Partnership (FSP) is a £1.3 million partnership, led by Barnardos in conjunction with DfE and three other charities. It’s aim is to effectively engage, interact and support with relevant stakeholder groups and individuals in order to maximise outcomes for families in England and Wales.

The Engagement

Headadvisory led a programme of targeted support and coaching to support the Family Strategic Partnership (FSP) which involved a number of specific activities and interventions including:

  • Identification of barriers to effective stakeholder working
  • Action planning the change required in senior stakeholder relationships
  • Identification of process improvement needs to improvement engagement and interaction with stakeholders
  • Design of an implementation plan

The Result

  • Refined stakeholder engagement approach
  • Improved stakeholder relationships
  • Improved outcomes as measured by DfE