Author Archives: James Found

For the last 2 years ICM has been working with Groundswell ( to help us to reflect on our coproduction journey and consider, as a City, where we should be going next. A lot has happened in that time and the world feels like a slightly different place now but through it all we didn’t […]

Recently we’ve had the chance to reflect on the types of changes we have seen across Inspiring Change Manchester (ICM) through trying to meaningfully involve people with lived experience in the design and delivery of our project. Working together with our partner agency Groundswell ( we have been developing an evaluation of our involvement work, […]

We have all seen how co-production in services has gained great traction over recent years, especially in developing services for people facing multiple needs and social exclusion.