The Crisis Care Concordat has it’s National Summit in London next week – a gathering of all the signatory agencies in order to mark progress ahead of the first big deadline. For those who follow me on Twitter, you’ll notice that I keep uploading a developing map of England, shaded in various colours, like this (as of November 19th 2014) —
This is what the colours mean -
- Red - no progress yet recorded. Doesn’t mean nothing’s happening or that discussions aren’t occuring. Just that they haven’t yet delivered the first outcome.
- Yellow - the first outcome: this means that individual areas have agreed in principle to work together to deliver what the Concordat aims to do and that they are going into 2015 with the intention of delivering an area-specific action plan to work out what in particular needs doing locally.
- Green - the second outcome: this means that areas have completed and jointly agreed their action plan with that commitment to deliver upon it.
The keen-eyed amongst you will obviously recognise that nothing needs to...
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