Joint Strategic Needs Assessments and Health and Wellbeing Strategies

Briefings

Joint Strategic Needs Assessments (JSNAs) analyse the current and future health needs of local communities. JSNAs provide the evidence base for Joint Health & Wellbeing Strategies (JHWSs) that set out the long term strategic plan for an area.  Read on for how the VCS can contribute to them, tips on how to engage with them and the local priorities in the North East.