Best Practice

  • Providing purpose and hope

    By Mark Rogers | October 9, 2019

    On the eve of the Solace Summit, Mark Rogers sets out how the Care Leaver Covenant is working with local authorities to help young people live independently, while also providing a ‘universal family’.

  • Bexley’s midnight libraries

    October 1, 2019

    Cllr Peter Craske explains how initiatives such as Bexley LBC’s successful Libraries at Night programme help make the most of buildings at the heart of the town centre and boost the night time economy.

  • Taking a fresh approach to procurement

    By Laura Church | September 24, 2019

    Laura Church explains how Luton BC’s new procurement strategy will immediately benefit people in the town while the council develops other longer-term plans to eradicate poverty

  • Social action - core to community wellbeing

    By John Tizard | September 24, 2019

    John Tizard explains how local authorities can rebuild and transform relations with the voluntary and community sector.


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