General Information / Background:

NHS 5 Year Forward View (2014) – full and easy read versions available at:

West Yorkshire and Harrogate Sustainability and Transformation Plan:

For an overview of Accountable Care Systems visit:

Information about Bradford VCS Alliance:

Bradford VCS Alliance Briefing

Bradford VCS Alliance Shadow Board Timeline

Bradford VCS Alliance Shadow Board Pathway

Presentations from the Bradford District Assembly Annual Conference (22.03.17):

Bradford VCS Alliance – Where are we Now? – Helen Speight (BVCSA Shadow Board Chair)

Journey to Accountable Care Systems from a Local Authority Perspective – Lyn Sowry (CBMDC Assistant Director of Operation Services)

Bradford District and Craven – our system vision. The Road to Accountable Care – Helen Hirst (Chief Officer of Bradford City, Districts and AWC CCGs)