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Institute of Public Care

Trusted partner in public care. We offer consultancy, training, evaluation and applied research to central and local government, NHS trusts, charities, and commercial organisations. Our aim is to improve the health and wellbeing of citizens and communities.

The Institute of Public Care is part of Oxford Brookes University. We provide applied research and evaluation, consultancy, and training to help NHS trusts, government bodies, councils, charities and commercial organisations make a positive impact on people’s health and wellbeing.

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Better Security, Better Care programme extended and new projects awarded

Better Security, Better Care programme extended and new projects awarded

10/01/2022

IPC one of six partners awarded 2022 contract

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11th January 2022 - ExChange Wales Annual Adoption Lecture delivered by Katy Burch Assistant Director

11th January 2022 - ExChange Wales Annual Adoption Lecture delivered by Katy Burch Assistant Director

07/01/2022

11th January 2022 book now for the ExChange Wales Annual Adoption Lecture delivered by Katy Burch

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IPC are recruiting 3 consultants

IPC are recruiting 3 consultants

13/12/2021

IPC are recruiting 3 consultants. Closing date for applications 10th January 2022

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Working together to break the cycle of domestic abuse: developments in commissioning

Working together to break the cycle of domestic abuse: developments in commissioning

09/12/2021

Even in the early stages of the Pandemic, charities such as Women’s Aid were identifying the increased risk of harm and isolation for those affected by domestic abuse

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Our Services

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Applied Research and Evaluation

We help our clients identify strengths and areas for development by undertaking reviews and evaluations as well as longer term applied research projects to improve the evidence-base from which public care services are delivered.

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Consultancy

We help our clients solve problems, improve practice and innovate. We can help you to review, design, develop and implement policy, strategies, structures, services, pathways and operational guidance.

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Training and Development

We help our clients improve the skills and knowledge of their staff or other stakeholders. Through coaching, training and development, your services can have more consistent impact.

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Academic Partnership

Our Academic Partners have dedicated, longer term support from experienced people with specialist knowledge in your field.

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