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So much more than a tenancy with support

For the past few years Community Circles and Wellbeing Teams have been working in a wide range of places and with many people concerned to achieve the best that we can currently imagine around supporting and generating community. As part of this, we have been exploring the potential of extra care housing, alongside commissioners and support and housing providers.

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Thriving People, Connected Places

For extra care to fulfil its potential of course, it has to be much more than a tenancy with planned support. Over the last few years, Community Circles, with partners including Wellbeing Teams and Helen Sanderson Associates, have been working to help realise that potential.

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Thinking About Outcomes…

Cath reflects on how, in our desire to be helpful, we can leap to fixing a problem, missing out on the opportunity to explore ideas and solutions together.

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School’s Out (For Lockdown)

For almost 12 months we have been unable to unite in person, but with spirit and determination and a want by all involved to continue to focus on meaningful connection, Community Circles continues to support people staying connected.

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Living a Full Life

Are you supporting people living in care homes who are looking for ways to keep involved with the things that matter to them, explore new opportunities and ways to connect? This course will support you to explore using person-centred approaches and tools to find out what matters to people and creative ways to enable what is practical and possible for keeping people connected and safe.

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Inclusion for Older Citizens Through COVID & Beyond

Are you supporting older people who are looking for ways to keep involved with the things that matter to them, explore new opportunities and ways to connect? This course will support you to explore using person-centred approaches and tools to find out what matters to people and creative ways to enable what is practical and possible for keeping people connected and safe.

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