A Community Health Exchange (CHEX) event report captures the proceedings of their March 2017 National Conference ‘Power, Inequality and Community-led health’.
NHS Health Scotland has published a new briefing paper as part of its series of insights into the subject of inequality. It focuses on the role of income, wealth and poverty in creating health inequalities, and the evidence for effective … Continue reading
The USA Association for Community Health Improvement has released a revised version of its Community Health Assessment Toolkit, which offers a nine-step pathway to guide and support a robust, community-engaged health assessment process
The Centre for Health Policy at the University of Strathclyde recently completed a participatory research project on the right to health, with peer researchers from the Glasgow Homelessness Network and the Mental Health Foundation. The project arose from a recognition … Continue reading
Communities Matter is a new suite of training and development support by the Scottish Community Development Centre for community organisations and people working with communities. It includes: The Community Empowerment Act and the opportunities for communities Planning for success: an introduction to … Continue reading
A new briefing for the CHEX network, Putting the “well” into welfare, sums up the main changes and issues around welfare reform.