Client Focus

NHS ENGLAND: THE SOCIOECONOMICS OF UNPAID CARE

NEF Consulting were commissioned by NHS England to undertake the second phase of a project begun in 2017 aimed at better understanding the economic case for support to carers. The work involved developing a cost-benefit model which can be populated… Read more »


FareShare

FareShare commissioned NEF Consulting to establish a monetary value for the socio-economic impact of  the redistribution of surplus food to frontline charities and community groups. These include homeless hostels, breakfast clubs, lunch clubs, day centres, community cafés and more. FareShare… Read more »


Lancashire Wellbeing Service SROI

Lancashire Wellbeing Service (LWS) commissioned NEF Consulting to undertake a Social Return on Investment (SROI) analysis to  understand the social value generated from its activities. Background The Lancashire Wellbeing Service (LWS) was set up in 2015 to provide support for… Read more »


Fairtrade Foundation

Costs and benefits of a hypothetical collaborative sustainability initiative in the UK pineapple industry The Fairtrade Foundation commissioned NEF Consulting to conduct a social cost benefit analysis (SCBA) of a hypothetical collaborative sustainability initiative in the market for fresh pineapples… Read more »


Report finds challenges and benefits for social supply chains

Research conducted by NEF Consulting has suggested investments in social enterprises yield significantly larger returns of social value compared to commercial investments. Social supply chains yield benefits In research commissioned by construction and development company Wates Group, NEF Consulting found… Read more »


NHS Foundation Trust uses wellbeing metric

NEF Consulting worked with the Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust to develop an innovative wellbeing metric to measure the health and wellbeing of their staff.  The metric follows NEF’s National Accounts of Wellbeing methodology and is being used by the Trust in an… Read more »


The Conservation Volunteers SROI

Through 2015/16 NEF Consulting reviewed the effectiveness of The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) as a whole at creating social value within the communities in which it works across three dimensions: social, economic, and environmental. Background TCV works across the UK to create… Read more »