Monthly Archives: December 2018

We need to fully harness the power of co-operatives and social enterprises working in our communities…..

20th December, 2018 / Nicola, CCIN

Last October I attended the CCIN annual conference and came away energised by the inspirational presentations and discussions. There was a real collective spirit among network members, focussed on achieving positive change in what are very difficult times.  It inspired me to get more involved and to stand for the affiliate position on the Executive ...

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Could Social Co-operatives hold the key to delivering Social Care?

18th December, 2018 / Nicola, CCIN

With Christmas around the corner, many authorities will be waiting in eager anticipation for the long-awaited green paper on Adult Social Care; originally promised in 2017 we now hope it will be published 18 months later in early 2019.  With the budget setting in full flow, the anticipation of options for a long-term sustainable adult ...

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