Diy Social Impact Reporting Notes and DiscussionsDocument Transcript
DIY Social Impact Reporting Notes and Workshop Discussions<br />Why Do Social Impact Reporting?<br />
To inform others on what you do
Something to easily point to
Community benefit clause
To show what you do in a practical way
Reminding yourselves why you do what you do
To Identify gaps in your service
Review time and resources cost
Use as a tool for funding - big corps will be good at it
Feedback from other stakeholders
Proof of savings - to Local Authorities for example
Social enterprise opportunistic
To find clearer Output and outcomes
Kirkgate Centre luncheon club - Example Report Process<br />First we discussed the desired outcomes that the club would have. <br />Desired Outcomes<br />
Reduce Social Isolation
Improved metal health / depression mental agility
Access to other services
Signposting to other services
Reduced stress on carers
Savings on other services
Then we chose 2 examples of the desired outcomes, reduced social isolation & improved knowledge of nutrition and discussed ways to find out information that would help us to report on them.<br />
Reduce Social Isolation indicators
What’s the main reason for coming?
How often do you get out of the house?
Have you made / come with friends?
A feedback box
Do you keep in touch outside of the lunch clubs?
Are users happy with the service?
Improved knowledge of nutrition indicators
Who cooks your food for the rest of the week?
How often do you cook from scratch?
Consider one to one questioning
More in depth sessions
Review what food is available and where
Discuss varied diets
What makes a healthy meal - food quiz
Maybe ask questions to other stakeholders e.g. social worker or councils
We also discussed what to do with the information you find out<br />
Collate, share , evaluate
Change the way you do things
Use quotes for marketing
Add it to reports
Use it to inform services and development
Stop Smoking Group - Example Report Process<br />What do you recordWhat do you reportWhat do you do as a result Outputs rather than outcomesCase studiesEncourage people to move on User involvement groupOne-to-one interviews Adapt and improve the service Questionnaire - what do you get out of this?Smoking is easy to report on outcomesMaybe offer new servicesWho stopped smokingmonitor competence change perception Link with GPs What works wellOutputs easy What needs more workOutcomes processing - Some are harder to measureBetter scheduled time to work on reportingLearn from MistakesDevelop an easy practical way to do itWorking with health outcomes More working with the decision makersGetting your questions right Training Catching up time <br />