Latest updates from and for Citizen Network members.
Join us online in 2022 to develop future plans for our community media channel.
Help us create a more inclusive and active community where everyone matters.
Building Citizen Network Together
Join us in 2022 to plan the future development of Citizen Network. Registration open now.
1 - 10 December: Inclusion North Winter Festival
Join Inclusion North for a full and varied programme of online events.
Festival of Debate 2022
It's time to submit your ideas for the programme of events in 2022.
9 December: It's Our Community Part 3
We need a radical and progressive vision for social care for young people and families.
Values into Action Scotland is 50!
Join VIAS and friends at a series of online events to celebrate their 50th Anniversary.
UBI Lab Network publish a proposal by Patrick Brown for a Resilience Universal Basic Income based on a Covid Dividend.
Call to Action
Add your signature to the Letter from The Stop People Dying Too Young group.
Launch of Power and Connection
Publication of landmark text on Local Area Coordination by Eddie Bartnik and Ralph Broad.
8 September - 13 October: Person-Centred Planning
Join the Jeder Institute and leading practitioners for a series of online events reflecting on person-centred…
25 - 26 August: No Labels No Walls Festival
Creating Action Together! Join No Labels No Walls, The Strindberg Laboratory and Kukunori for the third CitizenFest.
12 July: Neighbourhoods - refunction or recreate?
Join the Neighbourhood Democracy Movement and guest hosts for a lively discussion online.
18 - 21 August: Basic Income - Idea to Reality
The 22nd Basic Income Earth Network Congress in Glasgow will be hosted online and this year's theme is idea to reality.
12 - 14 July: Toronto Summer Institute
Inclusion Press are hosting their annual conference online this year - registrations are now open!
The Brown Envelope Book
An anti-austerity poetry anthology produced in collaboration with Don’t Go Breakin’ Our Arts.
9 June: Resilience Forum
Exploring how people with learning disabilities and autism should be included in research, both as participants and…
3 June: Neighbourhood Power
Join the Neighbourhood Democracy Movement in a conversation with community leaders seeking to establish permanent…
1 June: It’s Our Community Part 2
A Festival of Debate event on shaping social care differently in Sheffield and beyond, focusing on citizenship in…
20 May: Growing Local and Global Networks for Citizenship
The Losing Control Network has invited CfWR, Opus Independents & Citizen Network to host an Open House, join us.
4 May - 6 June: Festival of Debate
Join Sheffield's amazing Festival of Debate online, part of this year's CitizenFest 2021.
29 April: A New Way Home
Getting people out of institutions requires a commitment to self-direction for all. Hear from real experts in…
28 April: Neighbourhood Democracy and Food
Neighbours can work together to ensure that good, fresh and healthy food is available to everyone.
27 April: I already have a job... getting through the day
New research from Chronic Illness Inclusion and Leeds University Business School on supporting people with chronic…
Bring Our People Home
The Centre and Radical Visions publish a guide for helping people return home from institutions and out-of-area…
Festival of Debate 2021
Take part in this year's digital festival taking place on 4 May to 6 June. Submit your event by 12 March.
Self-Directed Support for Europe
Launch of UNIC a 3 year programme to develop, test and validate a set of innovative tools to implement Personal Budgets…
16 February: It's Our Community
A quick fire conference on social care reform - a positive vision for inclusive communities created by disabled people…
25 January: Citizen Network TV Launch
Join us to celebrate the international launch of Citizen Network TV.
Call for Papers: BIEN 2021 Glasgow
The Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN) Congress in Glasgow will be a virtual event in August.
4 February: The Power of Language
Language is powerful - it can make or break people - discover the language that helps and leave behind the language that…
Basic Income Essentials
Author Annie Miller argues that the ‘pandemic has presented the strongest case yet for basic income schemes…
My Mummy Is Autistic
A new picture book and guide about recognising and understanding difference.
3 December: Stigma and Poverty
Join us for a lively conversation exploring "The Shame Game" with author and journalist Mary O'Hara.
Digital Meet Ups
Listing of webinars, meetings and discussions with Citizen Network members, the Centre and other partners.
25 September: Much More to Life than Services
Bob Rhodes and Joe Powell explore how to put relationships at the heart of social care instead of relying on systems.
17 September: Innovations in Supported Employment
Values Into Action Scotland (VIAS) share their innovative work in helping people with learning disabilities and…
14-19 September: CitizenFest 2020
The 2nd Annual Festival unites Glasgow's We Are One with Helsinki & Los Angeles' No Labels No Walls into a mighty…
Join CitizenFest 2020 - We Are One - No Labels No Walls
The 2nd CitizenFest will be between 14-19th September, combining Glasgow's We Are One festival with the No Labels No…
Self-Directed Support in Europe
The SDS Network is offering three free webinars on 7th May and 11th June to explore global developments in…
Planning for We Are One 2020
Join the CitizenFest team in Glasgow on 12 March as they begin planning this year's We Are One celebration.
Survey: What do you see when you see me?
Take part in the Heart n Soul Asks survey on public attitudes towards learning disability
27 January: Norah Fry Centre and Sue Porter Memorial Lecture
Truth and Citizenship with Dr Simon Duffy and Envisioning a great life with Fionn and Jonathan Angus, part of the School…
Save the date for the next ‘We are One’, Glasgow’s Festival of Citizenship on 12 September 2020.…
7 January: 15 weeks can change the world
Registration is open for the Citizen-Centred Leadership course for 2020 - an inspiring online course in how to make…
PFG Doncaster win more awards
PFG Doncaster have won 2 categories at the Doncaster Business Awards for their amazing peer support work.
16 September: Self-Directed Support in Europe
A one-day conference to explore the state of self-directed support in Europe and strategies to encourage further…
27 July: Campaign for a Yorkshire Parliament
Join the Campaign's launch event in York for a devolved parliament for Yorkshire.