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Lived experience should be valued. But how can organisations ensure they get it right?

The Social Change Agency, together with a learning community of over 170+ organisations have published the Payment for Involvement Playbook.
For further information, please contact hello@thesocialchangenest.org

The Social Change Agency, together with a learning community of over 170+ organisations have published the Payment for Involvement Playbook.

The Playbook is a comprehensive guide to everything organisations need to create a fair and equitable payment for involvement policy. It incorporates extensive research, best practice from a learning community of over 170+ organisations, and insights from leading experts including the National Institute for Health and Care Research, Citizens Advice and the Department for Work and Pensions.

  • The Playbook includes:
  • Guidance on setting up appropriate payment rates for involvement activities.
  • Practical steps for navigating DWP requirements.
  • Transparent options for inclusive payment mechanisms, including guidance on paying individuals without bank accounts.
  • Real-world examples of successful payment policies from other organisations.
  • Essential resources to ensure compliance and mitigate potential risks.

The Social Change Agency, together with a learning community of over 170+ organisations have published the Payment for Involvement Playbook.

If you’re part of an organisation that wants to know how to do payment for involvement in a just and equitable way, you can download it for free here: https://thesocialchangeagency.org/resources/payment-for-involvement-playbook/