CEO, Locala Community Partnerships
Most of all I want to stress how important it is to engage with your colleagues along the way. People ‘got’ the opportunities offered by a CIC at different rates and it was never safe to ‘assume’ they were on board.
Locala Community Partnerships provides NHS community services to over 400,000 people in Kirklees and beyond. A Community Interest Company, employing 1200 staff, Locala services range from health visitors to speech and language therapists, stop smoking support to district nursing as well as dental care, school nurses, foot care and physiotherapy.