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Community Brokerage

The most empowering form of brokerage is not independent professional brokerage - quite the contrary. Instead social workers and others need to adopt the Community Brokerage approach, enabling people to take control themselves and make full use of all the community already has available.

The publisher is the Centre for Welfare Reform.

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Simon Duffy


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