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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.
Self-Directed Support and the Future
Simon Duffy considers some of the emerging trends and how SDS can help us tackle future problems.
Self-Directed Support and System Design
Simon Duffy explores how you design a system of self-directed support that works for everyone.
Self-Directed Support and Citizenship
Simon Duffy argues that self-directed support is a tool for enhancing our citizenship.
My Mental Health
Glyn explains how he manages the voices he hears and how, with help from his peers, he's turned his life around.
Self Direction in Finland
Petra Rantamäki provides an overview of the development of self-directed support in Finland.
European Perspectives on Self-Directed Support
Support Girona hosted a seminar to review global and European developments in self-directed support.
Open Letter on Regional Devolution
A letter to Gordon Brown's Commission on Regional Devolution calling for a Citizens' Assembly.
The Challenge of Citizenship
A talk to mark the Launch of Values Into Action Scotland at the Scottish Parliament in 2007.
Self Directed Futures Training
Active learning and coaching from Self Directed Futures.
How to Make Control Work
How can we help people to take control in a system of self-directed support.
The Relationships Project shares the stories and experiences of young people in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hatty has paranoid schizophrenia and is 33 years old, this is her story of life now with personalised support.
Power and Connection
The first book dedicated to exploring the value of Local Area Coordination and its international development.
Knowledge is Power - Planning
Laird Ryan explores how we can create real, organic and local alliances that make the best use of our energy.
Centralisation Meets Austerity
A detailed analysis of the impact of austerity on Local Spending in every local authority in England.
The Troubling Health and Care Bill
The Health and Care Bill is a means to undermine the NHS, this is a constitutional crisis.
Local Spending in England
A map of Local Spending and the impact of austerity in England.
Different Worldview, Different Person-Centred Plan
John O'Brien reflects on two very different ways of understanding Person-Centred Planning.
Is Citizenship Our Business?
Avivo, pioneers in self-direction in Australia, are transforming the organisation to support citizenship at work.
Guide: Achieving Quality Education for All
A short guide for leaders taking on the task of transformation in our schools.
Do Schools Enable Community?
Are schools actually helping us create better and stronger communities?
Homelessness in Sheffield since 2005
This article explores how levels of homelessness have changed in Sheffield since 2005.
Safe Space is the first ever Peer-Led Crisis Service and it's run by the People Focused Group (PFG) Doncaster.
Global Ranking of Electoral Systems
There are many different electoral systems used around the world, most better than the UK system.
A New Way Home: Slovakian Edition
Help for people in Slovakia and the Czech Republic to find new paths to living in their own home.
Everyone in life is dealt a different card. Some have life easy, some have it hard.
We Are Not Service Users
People should not be defined by the services they use, services should not treat people as their property.
An Inclusive Multi-Media Campaign
Irwin Mitchell created a multi-media campaign that sets a new standard for inclusivity.
Good Practice in Personal Budgets
UNIC project describes global best practice in Personal Budgets and user-centred funding models.
European Guide on Personal Budgets
The UNIC Project guide to EU countries for Long Term Care and Support based on human rights.
An overview of Individual Service Funds and how to personalise commissioning in health and social care.
Individual Service Fund Route Map
Self Directed Futures show how to shift control of health and social care into neighbourhoods.
Electric Cars, Sharing and Decarbonising
Further measures on car use must be taken now in order to meet the UK’s overall net zero emission target by 2030.
Problems with Universal Basic Services (UBS)
A response by Simon Duffy to Anna Coote's criticism of UBI.
David Zigmond on his new book and the importance of our search for meaning and community.
The Portland Inn Project
The Portland Inn Project CIC is a creative arts project for a community in Stoke On Trent.
Building Citizen Network Together
Citizen Network members gathered online to explore the development of the network and discuss future plans.
Disability Benefits and Suicide
A Channel Four documentary has revealed the cruel nature of the UK's disability system.
A Dark Childhood
Claire Louise hopes her writing will help others reach out and get help.
An Interview with Lou Townson
Lou Townson talks about her experience as a leader and an advocate in the self-advocacy movement.
On Social Prescribing
Social prescribing can become used in ways that are insensitive to what people really need.
A structure to grow power in local neighbourhoods in partnership with formal civic structures.
Make Everyone a Policy Maker
PolicyEngine is a tool that gives the public an unprecedented insight into the tax and benefit system.
UBI Lab Network 2021
Progress in advancing the case for universal basic income.