This one-day event provided some unique insights into the contribution of volunteering and what works when designing, commissioning and implementing early prevention to achieve outcomes for babies, parents and communities.
At the event participants learnt about:
|•||Why perinatal volunteering is a good investment|
|•||Evidence: how it reduces pressure on public services|
|•||Delivering best value volunteering: how high quality implementation is crucial|
|•||How to embed volunteering alongside the ‘system’|
|•||Pioneering perinatal volunteer programmes already leading this approach shared the challenges; achievements and lessons learnt with others|
|•||How to increase the involvement of fathers|