Next meeting

Our next face to face meeting will be on 26th October in the Studio near Central Station in Glasgow. The theme is Leadership, wellbeing and outcomes. To register please email


For the first year of the pandemic we focused on our COVID story project.

Between October 2021 and April 2022 we focused on our good (outcome focused) conversation project. We published a short report on that project in April 2022.

To join the Network or for further information, please contact

Last meeting

We hosted a meeting for members on the morning of 22nd June at the Golden Jubilee hotel in Clydebank to help plan the year ahead. Twenty PON members contributed to an energising morning. The report was sent to members in July 2022.

We will also be deciding the next meeting theme shortly and will post information here.

Earlier meetings

Our meeting on 30th March 2022 concluded our Conversations Project. Rebecca Johns, consultant social worker from Wales talked about a whole system approach to embedding outcomes in Neath and Port Talbot

Our meeting on 14th October 2021 was Good outcome focused conversations

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 2020 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.