Public Service Reform
Public services should support community life and citizen action and be shaped by relationships of trust and humanity.
Demystifiying Individual Service Funds
These slides summarise guidance on the use of Individual Service Funds and the future of commissioning for health and social care.
Using a Personal Health Budget
Rob Moriarty describes the benefits of using a personal health budget for himself and the merits of the system.
The Adelante Foundation in Honduras
David Towell reports on his visit to a Foundation in Honduras promoting the empowerment and employment of disadvantaged women and their families through microcredit.
From Basic Income to Social Dividend
Rajesh Makwana argues that it’s time to broaden the debate on how to fund a universal basic income to protect the global commons.
Private Good, Public Bad
The prevailing fiction of our times is that the private sector is better at running things than the public sector, Virginia Moffatt explores the reality.
Key to Good Government
Simon Duffy talks about what good government is and should be.
Meike Beckford sets out how Dosh are using their experience to improve access to banking and thereby make a real difference in people’s lives.
Access to Banking for People with a Learning Disability
A report from Dosh on how people with a learning disability get access to banking and the problems they can encounter.
How NDIS could be developed to promote, not hinder, social innovation.
Self-Directed Support is a Scottish Innovation
Simon Duffy explores the Scottish roots of SDS or self-directed support.
Individual Service Funds
Researchers Animate discover that Individual Service Funds and Inclusion have had a positive impact on people's lives.
A Future Without the ILF
In this discussion paper Jim Elder-Woodward reviews the achievements of the ILF and makes the case for a new Trust which builds on its achievements.