This project is funded by the Australian Government through the National Partnership Agreement on Improving Health Services in Tasmania
The Connecting Care Round Table has been established to provide strategic direction for the Connecting Care Program in 2020. It’s members are based on representation from a range of community partners in Tasmania’s Central Coast area.
Below are links to guiding documents and agreed actions from the Connecting Care Round Table.
To implement a single, sustainable governance model that will support and mobilise community to collectively address community wellbeing concerns and improve connection.
A healthy, educated and connected community.
The Community Leadership Roundtable will provide opportunity for local health, education, social care and community service leaders to communicate regularly, collaborate, and share information and resources.
The Community Leadership Roundtable is responsible for supporting the work of the Action Groups in order to achieve outcomes for the community. This includes:
Initial membership will be based on uptake from the existing
Connecting Care Roundtable and Collective ed. Working Group. This
core group will develop and endorse a Terms of Reference and utilise
networks to bring on additional members as required based on
agreed membership groups.
Action Groups decide how to implement structures, processes, and measures to achieve their specific outcomes.
Action Groups will initially be focussed on Collective ed. Central Coast’s Four Obsessions and Connecting Care Program’s defined outcomes and could include:
Action Groups are established over time as and when the community, through
the Community Leadership Roundtable, identifies local issues and solutions.
This work will be supported by a Backbone Team. Backbone support guarantees sustainable outcomes by guiding vision and strategy, aligning activities, establishing shared measurement practices, building collaboration, advancing policy and mobilising funding (in conjunction with the Community Leadership Roundtable).
Backbone support will initially be in place from Collective ed. Central Coast and Connecting Care teams.
It is important that this model builds out a shared community agenda and shared measurement system to track outcomes and report back to the community. Based on consultation undertaken by Collective ed. Central Coast and Connecting Care to date, these outcomes could include:
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