The bursary has been set up to support personal development and access training to learn more about how to become more effective in involvement in improving and transforming health and social care services in Northern Ireland. The bursary can assist individuals to:
- Develop skills in key areas e.g. Understand the use of positive dialogue for productive conversations, how to give presentations and develop confidence in public speaking
- Understand how to impact others e.g. How to develop and demonstrate leadership skills
- Increase awareness and understanding regarding various programmes of involvement work, helping individuals to advance models of care or enhance involvement in contributing to service change
- Build personal capacity to increase engagement and participation in Involvement, Co-Production or other areas related to Health and Social Care.