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The Asset-Based Area

Engaging and Empowering Communities: our shared commitment and call to action underlines the sectors’ commitment as national bodies to develop strong and inclusive communities. This briefing, which has been written by Alex Fox CEO of Shared Lives Plus and chair of TLAP Building Community Capacity network, sets out ten key features of an asset-based area. It also suggests a number of planning and support models that can help areas to make progress.

Who is this document for?
This briefing will be of interest to all of those working in the wider public sector including elected members, Adult Social Care, Public Health and Housing colleagues, Local Authority and Clinical Commissioning Group Strategic Commissioners, those involved in Sustainability and Transformation Plans and Accountable Care Systems, GP practices, Voluntary and Community Sector Enterprise colleagues, User Led Organisations, and all key national agencies.