Clenton Farquharson (Chair)

Clenton Farquharson has extensive knowledge around health and social care, particularly in relation to equality and co-production due to both personal and professional experience.

Clenton Farquharson

He is a member of the National Co-production Advisory Group, which is a partner of the Think Local, Act Personal partnership. He is also a member of the Coalition for Collaborative Care Co-production Group, which brings together people, including people with long-term conditions, and organisations from across health and social care. He is a trustee of Lench's Trust, an almshouse charity founded in 1526 by William Lench, and a trustee of CHANGE, a learning disability rights charity.

Clenton is Director of Community Navigator Services CIC and is one of eight Fellows that act as an Skills for Care Ambassador, supporting, developing and maintaining relationships between Skills for Care and social care experts. The Fellows use their collective decades of high level experience to inform, stimulate and challenge Skills For Care work, developing the skills and knowledge of the growing adult social care workforce.

Clenton was awarded an MBE for services to people with disabilities in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours List.

Last Updated : 24 February 2017. Page Author: philippa.barker.