Recommendation ID

Collaborations and partnerships:- What are the components of collaborations and partnerships between people, local communities (including community  representatives, such as peers) and organisations that lead to improved health and wellbeing?

Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)

Why this is important:- Effective collaborations and partnerships are fundamental for community engagement, the associated improvements in health and wellbeing and to reduce health inequalities.
Studies are needed to determine the key components of an effective partnership or collaboration and what makes for a successful partnership or collaboration between different groups. Evidence is also needed on how these components affect the wider determinants of health (such as social support and empowerment).

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Community engagement: improving health and wellbeing and reducing health inequalities
Date issued
March 2016

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No  
Last Reviewed 31/03/2016