The Well-Being in the East portfolio focuses on early intervention and prevention. The portfolio focuses on targeting Armed Forces Families, Looked after Children and people who accessed Food Banks. The Well-being portfolio has 29 community projects delivered by a range of voluntary and community organisations working to achieve outcomes in the areas of emotional well-being, physical activity and healthy eating. The portfolio targets the geographical areas of East Midlands, North East, and East of England with a focus on West Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.
This video focuses on the portfolio’s work around influencing and developing strategic links with commissioners, and includes interviews with the portfolio lead, a Harvard Professor on change management, a local commissioner and delivery partners (local project leads). The video highlights the importance of working in partnership with potential commissioners to help meet local needs.