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Power and participation: enhancing service user agency in social care

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posted on 2016-03-01, 00:00 authored by Sarah Pollock
The research explored how community services organisations could enhance service user agency through a participatory approach to service development. It demonstrates, theoretically and empirically, how participation can offer individual empowerment and wellbeing benefits to service users, and deliver insights for organisations and government into how they could improve their services.

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xiv, 382 pages : tables, some coloured

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eng

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Research doctorate

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PhD

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E Wilson, A Taket

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Faculty of Health

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School of Health and Social Development

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