Managing Sure Start in partnership.

  title={Managing Sure Start in partnership.},
  author={Lamiece Hassan and Joy Spencer and Elaine Hogard},
  journal={Community practitioner : the journal of the Community Practitioners' & Health Visitors' Association},
  volume={79 8},
In March 2006, Sure Start programmes were mainstreamed, becoming 'Children's Centres' for which local authorities have assumed strategic responsibility. This paper describes an evaluation of a Sure Start local programme Management Board which was conducted in preparation for this transition. Focusing on practices relating to partnership working and community involvement, a distinctive trident evaluation model was used to explore outcomes, processes and multiple stakeholder perspectives through… CONTINUE READING