11 May 2021

Valuable and Vulnerable

Shining a light on what makes people valuable and challenging the rhetoric around being vulnerable. Community Catalysts is coming to […]

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20 April 2021

The power of language

Sian Lockwood, Coproduction Group Member and CEO of Community Catalysts, reflects on our ‘Valuable AND Vulnerable’ project, her own story and […]

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16 April 2021

Podcast series: ‘Changing it up’ – Ep 6 with Caroline Speirs

We’re following on our podcast series ‘Changing it up’ where hosts Nick Sinclair and Clenton Farquharson chat with people from […]

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7 April 2021

We all have our strengths and weaknesses

David Derbyshire, Coproduction Group Member and Personal Development Coach at Asperger’s Heroes CIC reflects on our ‘Valuable AND Vulnerable’ project and how […]

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31 March 2021

We are all valuable and vulnerable in our own ways

Vicci Livingstone-Thompson, Coproduction Group Member and CEO of Inclusion Gloucestershire, reflects on our ‘Valuable AND Vulnerable’ project and explores the […]

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25 March 2021

Building Blocks of “Better”: Reflections on the 10 principles of Local Area Coordination

The Local Area Coordination Network has released a collection of reflections on the 10 principles of Local Area Coordination. The […]

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23 March 2021

I am valuable even though I’m vulnerable

Althia Barnett, Coproduction Group Member, reflects on our ‘Valuable AND Vulnerable’ project and questions the language of  ‘vulnerability’. When it comes to […]

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18 March 2021

We are so much more

Anna Severwright, Coproduction Group Member and Convenor of Social Care Future, reflects on our ‘Valuable AND Vulnerable’ project and the ‘vulnerable’ narrative […]

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16 March 2021

New beginnings

In January 2019 I moved to the North York Moors to take on the role of Community Connector with Camphill […]

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2 March 2021

A ‘larger us’ or ‘them and us’?

Neil Crowther, co-convener of the #socialcarefuture movement, offers a personal reflection on the recent ‘valuableandvulnerable’ campaign and suggests that from […]

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11 February 2021

Valuable and Vulnerable – we want your help

Everyone is vulnerable and everyone is valuable, but we think this is currently getting forgotten. On the 16th February we […]

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5 February 2021

Valuable Stories

Over the past year many people have been shielding from Covid-19. Some people’s doctors told them to shield. Many people […]

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