Until February 2020, the Personal Outcomes Network hosted quarterly meetings. For a year we then focused on our COVID story project. We currently host quarterly webinars (see below). Our current focus is on good (outcome-focused) conversations.

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Next meeting

Will continue our current theme of good (outcome-focused) conversations. This will be an online workshop on 9th February 2-4pm. Details tbc

Recent webinars / virtual meetings

Our meeting on 14th October was Good outcome focused conversations

This was part of a project contributing to SDS standards and the National Care Service consultation (see our submission here)

A whole system approach to personal outcomes in Wales Social Care Wales

The Midway Approach Tracy McLeod

Understanding and supporting outcome focused conversations Julie Gardner and Emma Miller

We screened our new video – produced in collaboration with Karen Barrie

Personal Outcomes Network video BEYOND WORDS on inclusive communication and personal outcomes

Our meeting on 7th July, 2021 was Using Stories in Services

You can find our brief report on the workshop and videos of the presentations below:

COVID project (April 2020 – April 2021) related webinars:

Face to face events

  • 25th February in the Beardmore Hotel, Clydebank. The theme was recording and measuring personal outcomes.
  • 27th November 2019, Beardmore Hotel. The theme was understanding outcomes. See our report and some useful slides for understanding outcomes.
  • 5th September 2019, in the Beardmore Hotel. The theme was enabling risk and personal outcomes and we produced a report.
  • 28th May 2019, Beardmore Hotel. The theme was supervision for staff.
  • 28th February 2019, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, 232 St Vincents Street, Glasgow. The theme was Personal outcomes and planning
  • 6th December 2018, Hilton Grosvenor Edinburgh: The theme was outcomes for carers in the context of the Carer (Scotland) Act 2016
  • 11th September 2018, Trades Hall, Glasgow: The theme was using information about outcomes. (Video presentations from our December 2018 session on using information about outcomes are available here)
  • 14th June 2018, Queen’s Hotel Perth, Leonard Street, Perth: The theme was around how personal outcomes can be embedded in roles which focus on ‘task and time’ with a range of examples from practice.
  • 13th March 2018, Dovecot Studios, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh: The theme of this meeting was around personal outcomes and the new health and social care standards.
  • We held a range of meetings from 2015 to 2018 on diverse outcomes related topics.