Webinars hosted by Citizen Network members to share learning around the world.
Part 5: Grassroots Policies
Our discussion focused on healthy food in Part 5 of our webinar series.
Mapping for Citizen Action
Community Development Halton led a webinar on strategies for mapping to support community development.
Part 4: Grassroots Policies
Our discussion focused on food security in Part 4 of our webinar series.
Part 3: Grassroots Policies
Part 3 explored the practical steps necessary to re-wild the environment and challenge pollution in our waterways.
Part 2: Grassroots Policies
The second webinar in this series focused on genetic modification, factory farmed animals and a pollution scandal.
Part 1: Grassroots Policies
The first webinar in this series focused on the future of farming, sustainability and finance.
Peer Support Around the World
Peer support is a transformative force for social change with many different forms.
The Need for Roots
A series highlighting ideas and practices that intentionally seek to co-create a world where everyone matters.
Towards a Citizenship Model of Support
Ideas for developing a new model of support in Catalonia.
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.
Knowledge is Power - Planning
Laird Ryan explores how we can create real, organic and local alliances that make the best use of our energy.
The Portland Inn Project
The Portland Inn Project CIC is a creative arts project for a community in Stoke On Trent.
Centri Diurni Senza Mura
La Cooperativa Kara Bobowski is an Italian social enterprise who here share innovations from their work as part of the…
Launch of Power and Connection
The first book dedicated to exploring Local Area Coordination and integrating more than 30 years of research.
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…
Neighbourhoods: Refunction or Recreate?
Susan Rodaway and Michael Hancock shared practical models for reshaping and democratising local government.
Sharing Stories to Cultivate Democracy
Guest hosts Paul Wright and Selva Mustafa share stories of connection and community in Birmingham and Bury.
Neighbourhood Democracy and Food
The Neighbourhood Democracy Movement (NDM) hosted this webinar with 4 invited guests to explore the relationship…
A New Way Home
John Dalrymple and Frances Brown speak about their work with Radical Visions in Scotland and their guide A New Way Home.
Organising for Neighbourhood Democracy
Rachel Payling, Wendy Lowder and Annabelle Macfadyen joined Angela Fell of the Neighbourhood Democracy Movement.
DCWW England: PFG the Home of Peer Support
Members of the People Focused Group (PFG) in Doncaster explain what peer support truly means.
The Power of Language
This webinar examines the language that helps and encourages us to leave behind the language that harms.
Stigma and Poverty: The Shame Game
Mary O'Hara discusses her book ‘The Shame Game’ sharing the perspectives of people who are living with…
Does the Benefit System Work for You?
Simon Duffy talks to members of Learning Disability England (LDE) about the idea of basic income as a way to reform the…
Killed By The State? Social Policy Abused
Mo Stewart describes the outcome of 10 years of independent disability studies research into the social policies and…
DCWW Greece: Play Unified
Play Unified is a project to introduce inclusive practices into sports activities and link the Special Olympics…
Much More to Life than Services
Joe Powell All Wales People First and Bob Rhodes LivesthroughFriends explain how people build good lives and the…
DCWW Scotland: Innovations in Supported Employment
Values Into Action Scotland have been leading innovation in supported employment for two decades.
True Happiness & the Keys to Citizenship
Varun Vidyarthi explores the true meaning of happiness and how the keys to citizenship links to the wisdom of East and…
Two Neighbourhoods: Netherton & Springfield
Angela Fell and friends explain how the neighbourhoods of Netherton and Springfield reacted to the COVID-19 crisis by…
DCWW Italy: Connecting Communities
Kara Bobowski is a social co-operative which works to include disabled people and other groups needing support in the…
SDS Network: Social Service Reform in Wales
Damien Bridgeman explains the development of social service reforms in Wales where the ideas of citizenship and…
Norwich City Council: Creating Space for Community
Members of Norwich City Enabling Team and Adam Murray of the Old Library Wood community group share their experiences…
Citizenship - the Key to a Good Life
In this talk Wendy Perez and Simon Duffy explain the keys to citizenship and how they have improved the model since it was…
Exploring the Strength of Community
Liz Leach Murphy and Sarah Holmes explore the factors that make for stronger and richer community life.
Neighbourhood Democracy: Building Community in Spain
Plena Inclusión with a wide range of allies in Spain, have developed an exciting approach to building community.
SDS Network: Individual Service Funds (ISFs)
Chris Watson of Self Directed Futures and Gary Kent of New Key and Jacqui Hendra of Devon County Council on ISFs.
SDS Network: Developments in Finland
Leaders in self-directed support in Finland explain how systems are beginning to move towards and some of the early…
SDS Network: Developments in Scotland
Keith, Danielle & Debbie describe the development of self-directed support in Scotland.
SDS Network: COVID-19 and Overview
The first webinar from the SDS network covered the issues of how countries were responding to the COVID-19 crisis, what…
DCWW Lithuania: COVID-19 Challenge
What is the mission of a social worker in this situation? Jaunuolių dienos centras (JDC) in Lithuania share inspiring…
SDS Network: Progress in New Zealand
Marsha explains how New Zealands' approach to self-directed support has developed from initial exceptional…
SDS Network: SDS in the USA
John O'Brien and Robin Cooper share how SDS has evolved in the USA and the lessons therein for other countries.
Keys to Citizenship - Part 8
This webinar is the last in the series: Keys to Citizenship in Action which is being hosted by Citizen Network…
Keys to Citizenship - Part 7
This webinar is the 7th of 8 in the series: Keys to Citizenship in Action which is being hosted by Citizen Network…