Community Circles – helping people live well

Community Circles is a national charity that is working with local authorities and other organisations to share knowledge about how circles can help people in a variety of circumstances to live well.

Delivering the benefits of Self-directed Support

Martin Walker of TLAP describes what self-directed support is and how councils are delivering it. Issac Samuels describes the benefits it can deliver in practice, in his case through direct payments

Community Catalysts and the delivery of local care services

Debbie John, who is a project manager for Community Catalysts describes how the organisation works with local authorities, including several in the East of England, to create and support micro-enterprises to deliver care services at a local level. A transcript of the video is available.