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Where next for Britain’s 4,300 mutual aid groups?

Power, Anne and Benton, Eleanor (2021) Where next for Britain’s 4,300 mutual aid groups? LSE COVID-19 Blog (06 May 2021). Blog Entry.

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Thousands of mutual aid groups have sprung up in the UK since 2020, but what do we know about them, and can they sustain volunteering after the pandemic is over? Anne Power and Ellie Benton (LSE) suggest ways that local government could support the groups, and warn that they must not become a replacement for public services.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: Social Policy
LSE Housing & Communities
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2021 07:39
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:18

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