Social Impact Bond
Location: Devon, United Kingdom
Launch date: 2018
Duration: 72 months
Capital raised: £1.05m
Policy area: Health & wellbeing
Outcomes fund: Commissioning Better Outcomes Fund (The National Lottery Community Fund)
Outcome payers: Devon County Council (Local government), The National Lottery Community Fund
Providers: Westbank Community Health and Care (charity number: 1119541)
Investors: Bridges Fund Management
Target population: Adults at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, with a focus on 40% most deprived population.
Size of cohort: 3500
Outcome evaluation method: Validated administrative data
The intervention aims at providing sustained help to patients over a two-year period to make positive changes to their lifestyle - to include nutrition, physical exercise and mental wellbeing - via a combination of one-to-one and group sessions.
Sustained drop in weight, waist, and blood sugars measurement - 6 months threshold
Sustained drop in weight, waist, and blood sugars measurement - 12 months threshold
Sustained drop in weight, waist, and blood sugars measurement- 24 months threshold
More detailed information on this project can be found in the Data Template Excel sheet linked below, with a full list of sources. All fields are defined according to our data dictionary.