Well communities

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Findlay, G. and Tobi, P. 2017. Well communities. Perspectives in Public Health. 137 (1), pp. 17-20. https://doi.org/10.1177/1757913916680329
TypeArticle
TitleWell communities
AuthorsFindlay, G. and Tobi, P.
Abstract

Well Communities provides a framework for communities and local organisations (public, private and third sector) to work together to improve health and wellbeing, build resilience and reduce inequalities. Key concepts in engaging communities for social change and health improvement are integral to the Well Communities approach. These include whole systems, holistic and assets-based working, community engagement and community led action, community development and capacity building, co-production, positive psychology and empowerment. Through work over nine years with 33 of the most disadvantaged neighbourhoods in London, these concepts have been translated into a practical framework for action

LanguageEnglish
PublisherSAGE Publications
JournalPerspectives in Public Health
ISSN1757-9139
Electronic1757-9147
Publication dates
Online11 Jan 2017
Print01 Jan 2017
Publication process dates
Deposited27 Jun 2018
Accepted04 Oct 2016
Output statusPublished
Accepted author manuscript
Copyright Statement

Well Communities, Perspectives in Public Health, Vol 137, Issue 1, pp. 17 - 20. Copyright © 2017 The Author(s). Reprinted by permission of SAGE Publications

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1177/1757913916680329
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