Our Universal Offer

Genuine Partnerships is commissioned by Rotherham local authority to promote and strengthen co-production and inclusive practice across the borough – within schools, settings, providers and Education, Health and Care services, including the voluntary sector. Current projects include:

  • Making Four Cornerstones materials freely available and accessible for all
  • Establishing peer support networks
  • Borough wide Cornerstones training to ensure that there is increasing awareness and adoption of the Cornerstones Approach by all our schools, settings, providers and services
  • Updating our toolkit through the collation of Good Practice examples
  • Guiding Voices young people’s ‘SEND Board’
  • Contribution to the SEND Strategic Board
  • Contribution to the Preparing for Adulthood Strategic Board
  • Partnership with the University of Sheffield to support a PhD focusing on the transition experiences of young people
  • Pilot of the Charter Gold Accreditation process in a local secondary school
  • Research project involving parent carers of children and young people from the Slovak Roma community, followed by by training roll out
  • Consultation, training and support for services across Education, Health and Care as requested
  • Partnership with Rotherham’s Children and Young People’s Consortium (voluntary and community sector organisations)