The regional VCS network organisations have each developed a regional “Who’s Who” guide to support voluntary and community sector organisations make contact with people in the new health and care structures in each region including clinical commissioning groups, health and wellbeing boards, local Healthwatch organisations, commissioning support units and CQC in each local authority. Follow the links below to get to your most relevant regional guide:


Please note- these are evolving structures which are changing all the time- we will update the guides periodically, but if you spot any major omissions please contact the relevant regional network or


!!! Acronym warning !!! The Who’s Who Guides may contain acronyms that are unfamiliar to some. All relevant new structures and names are explained in our briefings. So if you’d like to know your CCGs from your CQC- please read our briefings which explain all.