Social Welfare

Perspectivity loves to contribute to the realisation of a social and humane system for health care and welfare, which listens to the perspectives of the whole system. Examples of our work in social welfare can be found below.
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Stories on loneliness in Amsterdam

Stories on loneliness in Amsterdam

Amsterdam wants to reduce loneliness in the city. All kinds of organisations and people in area have launched experiments to learn with and from each other how we can improve this. The experiments started in the summer of 2017, so that the lessons could be shared with...

Redesigning the social domain in Wageningen

Redesigning the social domain in Wageningen

To redesign the social domain, with all stakeholders who are active in the city of Wageningen? A challenge! Especially to do this in a good way, in a period of three months. Collaboration structures The plans of four collaborative structures are almost done. Plans to...

Tackling loneliness in Amsterdam together

Tackling loneliness in Amsterdam together

In 2016 the municipality of Amsterdam started a city-wide approach to tackle loneliness. More than 11% of the population of Amsterdam is lonely and that percentage has to go down. The Loneliness Approach implies, amongst other things, the cooperation between the...

Community centres of Maastricht carve out their future

Community centres of Maastricht carve out their future

How do we deal with the fact that our boards keep getting older? How do we let the rules around commercial exploitation of community centres work for us? Which role does the municipality play in supporting community centres?  These were the questions that...

Activating social policy in the Municipality of Amsterdam

Activating social policy in the Municipality of Amsterdam

Ok, so the policy has been written. But how do you add 'oomph' to it? How do you make sure that the enthusiasm felt by management and policymakers is that infectueus that it affects people in the workplace? And especially the other way around: how do you make...

Successfully Guiding Theories of Change in The Netherlands

Successfully Guiding Theories of Change in The Netherlands

The alliances of 'Samen Werkt Het' (Together It Works) and 'Iedere Patient is Anders' (Every Patient is Different) developed their Theories of Change facilitated by Hanne and Lisette and were awarded the highest quality scores of all...

Social Lab Debt Relief Amsterdam

Social Lab Debt Relief Amsterdam

"Can you facilitate a lab for improving debt relief services in Amsterdam? We already have a framework with ambitions and themes. Now we want to bring policy makers and practitioners together to design a development program including concrete first steps." This was...

Future Search on Suicide Prevention in Belfast

Future Search on Suicide Prevention in Belfast

Parts of inner city Belfast in Northern Ireland have an enduring legacy of deprivation from 30 years of civil war. Indices on socio-economic aspects of life demonstrate much poorer prospects than other places in the UK and Europe. People are more likely to be in poor...

How is it going with youth services in Maastricht?

How is it going with youth services in Maastricht?

How is it going with child social services since the decentralisations in the social domain and the introduction of the Tailored Education Act (Wet Passend Onderwijs)? The municipal council of Maastricht wants get a better grip on the effects these...

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