BHC has long experience of working in a consultative capacity with agencies at various points on a partnership journey – those considering whether to work in partnership, those at an early stage of development, and established relationships that wish to reflect on what has been achieved. The main tool used for initial consultancy is the Partnership Assessment Tool, which is primarily aimed at inter-agency relationships. BHC is currently developing a companion product suitable for assessing inter-professional partnerships.

BHC has undertaken such a role with a wide variety of clients and a wide range of partnership contexts. These contexts include: