Big Lottery logo - Sept 2017Swansea's Healthy Cities Community Voice portfolio works to enable citizens to have greater involvement in policy and decision making within Health and Social Care Services.

Swansea's Healthy Cities Community Voice Portfolio aims to achieve the following outcomes:

  • Citizens are actively involved in the design and delivery of new/alternative health and social care services
  • Citizens report improved delivery of health and social care services, which are more accessible, tailored and responsive to their needs
  • Embed citizen engagement in local strategic service delivery initiatives as a practice norm for service delivery planning
  • Contribute to knowledge of what works in models of citizen engagement

To achieve these outcomes, the portfolio delivers seven projects:

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All of the projects are linked to the World Health Organisation's Healthy Cities initiative which awards "Healthy City" status to cities which can demonstrate that they are working to reduce health inequalities in their area.

Swansea is recognised as being part of the Healthy City Network. For further information on Healthy Cities, please visit: www.healthycities.org.uk

Community Voice is a BIG Lottery Funded scheme enabling portfolios of third sector organisations, led by CVCs across Wales, to support citizens to have a greater influence over policies and decisions affecting their community.

There are 11 Community Voice portfolios across Wales - Please click here for contact details for each area

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To find out more, contact the Community Voice Portfolio Coordinator, Charlotte Davies on 01792 544018 / charlotte_davies@scvs.org.uk