Publications by date
Publications by date
There are 1521 resources.
The Social Role of Friend
Rules that restrict friendship between staff and people with disabilities are harmful and irrational.
Sheffield Makes Civil Society
Sheffield has a vibrant civil society but its full potential is not yet realised.
Indvidual Service Funds in Residential Care
Service providers can do much more to offer people flexible support and personal budgets.
In Harmony with Nature
We need to radically reimagine ourselves, Nature and the relationship between us.
An inspiring book to help us face the mess we're in with resilience, creativity and action.
Persecuting Those in Greatest Need
Toxic welfare policies did not start with the 2010 Coalition Government, many began under New Labour.
A Culture of Cruelty
Thatcherism and neoliberalism has created a toxic culture that targets disabled people for harm.
The End of Family Doctors
Commissioning bodies cannot provide the kind of doctors we want and need.
Inclusive Education Lessons From Canada
Drawing out the lessons from New Brunswick's long-term commitment to inclusive education.
This ancient text reveals a lost approach to economics thinking that we need to rediscover.
This Is How I Manage
This is a Finnish tool, available here in English, to help people develop their own support plan.
How We 'Deliver' Peer Support
The People Focused Group empowers people to take back control and then to make their own life choices.
The Seattle 2000 Declaration
The Seattle 2000 Declaration on Self-Determination and Individualized Funding.
The Spirited Disaffection of a Vocational Doctor
What can one man’s personal reminiscences tell us about our community’s assets and losses?
Public Speaking Tips
Public Speaking is a fear many people have in common, Glyn Butcher loves it and shares his approach.
Neighbourhood Parliaments and Sociocracy
A short history of sociocracy and the development of the movement of Neighbourhood Parliaments.
Town and Parish Councils
The parish councils of England could be an engine room for real democracy.
Democracy Through the Looking Glass
Democracy should start in our communities, our streets and our neighbourhoods.
This is a record of CitizenFest in 2022.
Homes for People and Wildlife
A report offering a vision for how people and wildlife can live in harmony.
Global Standards for Self-Directed Support
The SDS Network has drafted a statement for consultation on best practice on self-directed support.
Biopsychosocial Model or Bio-political Ideology?
Will people with Long-COVID escape the prejudices directed towards people with ME/CFS.
The Journey to Inclusion
David Towell and Marcia Rivas Coello reflect on an important UNICEF initiative in Peru.
Truth and Citizenship
This Norah Fry lecture explores the conditions necessary for respecting disability rights.
You Can't Manufacture Doctors
Political talk of solving the NHS recruitment crisis reflects decades of bad policy-making.
Building the Right Support...
Why we are failing to provide the right support to people and what we can do to fix it.
The Failure of NHS Leadership
Have recent leaders of the NHS been wilfully blind or deliberately neglectful of their duties?
The Bradford Revolution
Bradford began the destruction of municipal socialism in the pretence of improving local government.
The Politics of Fear
How the UK government has created an effective hostile environment for sick and disabled people.
Un Nuevo Campo Social
Necesitamos cultivar un nuevo campo social: we need to cultivate a new social field.
Peer Support Around the World
Peer support is a transformative force for social change with many different forms.
Reimagining Disability in Family Life
The ideal of citizenship helps a father reset his relationship with his daughter with disabilities.
How to use the logo
How to use the Citizen Network logo.
The Need for Roots
A series highlighting ideas and practices that intentionally seek to co-create a world where everyone matters.
30 Years on Citizenship
This article and film reviews the work of Simon Duffy on the topic of citizenship.
UK Democracy Fit for 21st Century
How to reorganise the constitution of the UK to support genuine democracy and good government.
The Power of Freedom
An overview of recent developments for self-directed support in New Zealand including important web technology.
European Guidelines on Deinstitutionalisation
Good practice guide on the transition from Institutional to Community-based Care.
Mapping Self-Directed Support in Europe
A survey of Self-Directed Support systems in Europe in 2019 produced by the SKILLS project.
How to create a Citizen Assembly
A guide to how citizen assemblies, juries and panels work.
Lived Citizenship for Persons in Vulnerable Life Situations
This Open Access book brings together a variety of articles on citizenship for people with multiple impairments.
Work is Neighbourhood Business
UBI means we can respond to the Fourth Industrial Revolution by growing neighbourhood support for work.
Introducing Democratic Yorkshire
The project to develop a new vision for Yorkshire began at the 2022 Festival of Debate.
DWP on Trial
Neil Carpenter describes the price people with learning difficulties pay for the DWP's welfare reforms.
What do we hope for our children and could Yorkshire take back control of its own destiny?
Towards a Citizenship Model of Support
Ideas for developing a new model of support in Catalonia.
Self-Directed Support Graphics in Catalan
Infographics on self-directed support in Catalan
UK Poverty Data in Graphics
Infographics showing how poverty is created by the unfairness of the UK tax-benefit system.