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28 July 2023

Our July Newsletter is out!

July ’23 edition of the Local Area Coordination Network Newsletter.

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30 June 2023

Our June Newsletter is out!

June ’23 edition of the Local Area Coordination Network Newsletter.

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26 May 2023

Our May Newsletter is out!

May ’23 edition of the Local Area Coordination Network Newsletter.

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3 May 2023

Our April Newsletter is out!

April ’23 edition of the Local Area Coordination Network Newsletter.

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2 May 2023

New Study Uncovers the Science of Relationships in Local Area Coordination

A groundbreaking study conducted by researchers at Swansea University, with Local Area Coordinators at Swansea Council and people they are alongside, shows why strong relationships are essential in Local Area Coordination.

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19 April 2023

Video Series: Lauren’s Story

Lauren shares a moving account of what happened after she contracted meningitis and septicaemia which resulted in an amputation. She speaks about the role of her Local Area Coordinator Estelle who she was introduced to when she moved into temporary accommodation.

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11 April 2023

Video Series: Molly’s Story

Molly was introduced to Local Area Coordinator Tina by a statutory service. They agreed to meet up over a tea and milkshake, and as Molly says they ‘just clicked’.

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3 April 2023

Video Series: Walter’s Story

Walter’s reflections help us to understand that with the right type of support in the right way at the right time, people can avoid further crisis, regain their strength, and go on to live their good lives in their community.

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31 March 2023

Our March Newsletter is out!

March ’23 edition of the Local Area Coordination Network Newsletter.

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28 March 2023

Video Series: Memuna’s Story

In this video, Memuna reflects on her recovery from a series of health issues that had left her “a prisoner in her own home”.

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20 March 2023

Video Series: Nikki’s Story

As part of her recovery from domestic abuse, Nikki was introduced to her Local Area Coordinator Ren. Nikki and Ren quickly formed a bond of trust with Ren making it clear she wasn’t there to judge and direct, rather to support Nikki to make her own decisions to live the life she wanted.

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14 March 2023

Video Series: Ashlee’s Story

Ashlee was introduced to her Local Area Coordinator Frank by her GP, initially to explore ways she could improve in her mental health. As their relationship developed and trust was built, it became clear that underlying pressures around money and housing were causing her to feel unwell.

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