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Advancing Inclusive Education: An Overview
David Towell shares an overview of national family association strategies for advancing inclusive education.
Centri Diurni Senza Mura
La Cooperativa Kara Bobowski is an Italian social enterprise who here share innovations from their work as part of the…
Self-advocacy becomes much easier when we have the support of friends, family and peers.
Advancing Inclusive Education in Spain
In the fourth of a new 5 part series, David Towell shares how Family Associations in Spain are working to advance…
UBI: Unpaid Labour and Gender Relations
We need to value care and help move society away from an unjust system that advantages men over women.
An Interview with Katrina Kurowski
Jan Walmsley interviews Katrina Kurowski about their experience as a leader and an advocate in the self-advocacy…
Advancing Inclusive Education in Colombia
In the third of a new 5 part series, David Towell shares how Family Associations in Colombia are working to advance…
Genealogy of Person-Centred Planning
How activists aligned with people with developmental disabilities and their families in Canada, the US and the UK.
An Interview with Patrick Burke
Jan Walmsley interviews Patrick Burke about his experience as a leader and an advocate in the self-advocacy movement.
Advancing Inclusive Education in New Zealand
In the second of a new 5 part series, David Towell shares how Family Associations in New Zealand are working to advance…
Advancing Inclusive Education in Peru
In the first of a new 5 part series, David Towell shares how Family Associations in Peru are working to advance inclusive…
Launch of Power and Connection
The first book dedicated to exploring Local Area Coordination and integrating more than 30 years of research.
Imagine a Democracy
Modern democracies must tap into the power of citizenship to tackle our severe environment and social problems.
Volunteering and Inclusion
Les Papillons de Blancs Lille share how people with intellectual disabilities can be included in their communities…
Innovations in Inclusion from Rethymno
The Association of Parents and Friends of people with Autism of Rethymno in Crete share their innovative work to…
Celebrating Day Centres Without Walls
Jaunuolių Dienos Centras (JDC) hosted a conference in Lithuania sharing work and learning from partners in the Day…
The Constitutional Elephant in the Room
The lack of democratic constitution, rooted in human rights, creates a fundamental problem in the UK and undermines…
Yorkshire - Renewing a Regional Identity
Yorkshire has a strong identity which is welcomes the diversity of all its people, yet it exists in one of the most…
A Response to Shaping Future Support
This briefing paper reviews the UK Government's Health and Disability Green Paper: Shaping Future Support and argues…
Moving the Centre
The Centre for Welfare Reform is changing to become Citizen Network Research, this article explains why.
Awed by the Human Spirit
Recollections of the early days of deinstitutionalisation and the emergence of self-advocacy by one of its pioneers.
Tomorrow's Communities must be empowered to act for themselves and in partnership with public services and…
Thinking about the causes of institutionalisation can also help us identify what should be the real focus of our…
The Corruption of Social Care Reform
Social Care is poorly understood that debates about how to improve or reform it are often empty of meaning.
Bridging Support is a powerful means of accelerating people's ability to leave institutional services, like ATUs.
IUCN World Conservation Congress
The IUCN World Conservation Congress is the largest gathering of conservation expertise globally, CN Ambassadors…
The Power of Freedom
A New Zealand Initiative report on the positive progress of self-directed support in New Zealand.
Self Directed Futures Training
Active learning and coaching from Self Directed Futures.
The Quiet Progress of the New Eugenics
Eugenics is now being legitimised through a mixture of policies including euthanasia, genetic testing and the…
Restoring Shropshire's Verges
The verges along our roads can be beautiful havens for wildlife and biodiversity if we change how we take care of them
Self-Advocacy History Before 1984
The People First movement leads the way in self-advocacy today, but there were also earlier developments which should…
It is misleading and unhelpful to describe communities as 'left behind' - instead we need to think how we will grow…
A map of the voting systems used around the world.
Action for Responsible Management of Our Rivers
ARMOUR, the remarkable story of saving rivers and building community across South Africa.
Neighbourhoods: Refunction or Recreate?
Susan Rodaway and Michael Hancock shared practical models for reshaping and democratising local government.
An Easy Read guide plus film explaining the 4 different ways of funding your care and support and managing your Personal…
Redesigning the Benefits System with Young People in Mind
Poverty for children in the UK is growing and its time for a revolutionary shift towards Universal Basic Income (UBI).
What Can We Do With Those Families?
Too often families are treated disrespectfully, even by those seeking to advance inclusion or person-centred work.
Sharing Stories to Cultivate Democracy
Guest hosts Paul Wright and Selva Mustafa share stories of connection and community in Birmingham and Bury.
Our Care Home in Our Community
We have lost sight of the true meaning of care and care homes are big business, driven by profit, cut off from our…
Growing Peer Support
A report on the peer-led crisis support in mental health services focusing on the work of PFG Doncaster.
Tim Jackson's book marshals great thinkers, poets and evidence to argue we must abandon our destructive notion of…
Out of the Ordinary
Marc Stears proposes that the values and visions of ordinary people carry within them the possibility of radical…
Avoiding Misconceptions When Designing Supports
We need to readjust our thinking to overcome the prejudices against disabled people built into the modern world.
Mother, Daughter and UBI
A mother and a daughter, both living with disabilities, explain why they believe UBI would be transformational for…