900+ Health & Social Services


Access across the community


Request, Approve and manage services



Signposting, Advice & Information
(Online Directory, e-Market Place & Personal Budget Manager)

focus recognises the need for advice, information & signposting for service users and professionals. Services4Me builds on that by also offering a solution to achieve true choice, control and personalisation to individuals:

• Information Hub
• Interactive e-Market Place
• Managed Budget tool
• Local and sustainable economy
• Provider Business Forum
• Dynamic auditing & control measures
• Future proofing for Integrated Health & Social Care Personal Budgets
• App & mobile compatible

For more information please contact the lead
Marc Wilson on 0300 330 2838

Here’s our offer…

focus Solutions is a unique consultancy arm of focus independent adult social work, focus has developed its own commercial arm to meet current needs and models in delivering social work in a modern and efficient way.  Improving and enhancing capacity to meet demand.

Development and implementation support:
• General advice and support
• Baseline Analysis & Feedback
• Specific support to key issues – generating business case, proof of concept, developing necessary infrastructure, navigating governance and financial requirements, stakeholder engagement, pilots and testing through to ‘go-live’
• Implementation support – light touch or project management interventions
• Reporting back

Can we help?

focus designed and committed itself to working with its community to design a local online directory of all health & social care services within North East Lincolnshire. As well as to enhance the Single Point of Access (see SPA leaflet). This has been operational for over 3 years and has now expanded to include an online self assessment, online wellbeing plan, citizen portal and a brand new e-Market place and Online Personal Budget Manager (myOPBM). We can now offer the skills and experience we have gained in achieving this to support those with similiar ambitions;


• General advice, guidance and support
• Initial exploration & diagnostic analysis

• Establish the organisational stage and readiness
• Act as a critical friend, un-biased
• Baseline analysis
• Generating business case, proof of concept developing necessary infrastructure


• Formulate a plan of action
• Deskwork exercises

• Training analysis
• Area development, lead the action plan / agree process
• Stakeholder engagement, pilots and testing through to ‘go-live’
• 1:1 support to managers