Aims & Concept
The platform will seek to pull together local individuals, the business community, the third sector and statutory services. Community Wellbeing believes that these four "corners of community" have a responsibility to work together to improve and sustain the wellbeing of individuals and the wider community. Community Wellbeing will not to replace any current provision, but will seek to increase capacity of good provision and looking to plug gaps in support:
Community Wellbeing will:
Improve access to current support services/ groups and facilitate a stronger preventative approach.
Build community awareness and involvement to build a sustainable approach to reducing mild mental health issues
To take Mild mental health issues out of the clinical setting
Look to enhance and compliment current provision and 3rd sector involvement
Build stronger links with statutory and third sector services and the local community
Create a long-term funding solution that brings together statutory services, third sector operators/funders, the business community, and local individuals, with the aim to create a long-term community-based funding model where all can take part under an easy to operate platform
Allow individuals an easy pathway to take part in improving their own wellbeing, and that of the wider community.