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Publications by date
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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.
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.