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We're proud to be working with our residents to make a real difference to our communities.

Read more about some of our recent projects and updates.

September 2022:

Our Regional Residents’ Panels meet four times a year to scrutinise Optivo's regional performance and help us set priorities.
Meetings are around two hours each and members are offered the opportunity to participate in relevant learning and development to support them in their roles.
If you would like to join or observe your Regional Residents’ Panel please contact the Resident Scrutiny and Involvement team: Resident.Involvement@optivo.org.uk or complete this form

For those that want to join us, our upcoming Panel meeting dates can be found below:

  • Kent Regional Resident's Panel: Thursday 20 September 2022 from 3pm - 5pm

  • Sussex Regional Resident's Panel: Friday 16 September 2022 from 2pm - 4pm

  • London Regional Resident's Panel: Tuesday 27 September 2022 from 6pm - 8pm

  • Midlands Regional Resident's Panel: Monday 19 September 2022 from 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Alternatively, if you'are are an Optivo resident who would like to know more about the ways you can get involved and make a difference in your community, then we'd encourage you to come along to one of our upcoming Resident Involvement Information Sessions.

The sessions are really informal and run over an hour. We’ll take you through the different options available to you to get involved. You'll also be able to ask any questions you may have and talk to members of our Resident Scrutiny & Involvement team.

  • Resident Involvement Information session: Monday 5 September 2022 from 6pm - 7pm

  • Resident Involvement Information session: Thursday 8 September 2022 from 10am - 11am

If you would like to attend please contact the Resident Scrutiny and Involvement team Resident.Involvement@optivo.org.uk

July 2021:

We're recruiting to our Resident Strategy Group!

We’re on the lookout for new Resident Strategy Group (RSG) members.

If you want to be involved in shaping the way we work, challenge the way we do things and contribute new ideas to the table, then it could be you!

Read more here.


June 2021:
image: Resident involvement annual report 2020/21

Our review of 2020-21

Residents and staff had a very difficult and busy year in 2020-21.

We've put together our Resident Involvement Annual Report which highlights our achievements and outlines what we've done to deliver the objectives set out in our Resident Involvement strategy.

Read more about our many achievements from 2020/21.

Billy's story

Billy is a member of our Resident Strategy Group. We met with him to discuss why he got involved with Optivo and how he is making a difference to his community.

Here's what he had to say:


Want to get involved?

If you're interested in getting involved in shaping our services then the first step is to get in touch with our friendly Resident Scrutiny and Involvement Team.

The quickest and easiest way to do this is online using our online form. Alternatively you can contact us through our online service MyAccount or call us on 0800 121 60 60.

Become an involved resident