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Our Youth and Employment services enable people to realise their potential by removing barriers to success, building confidence and improving life skills.
Community Links delivers projects promoting early diagnoses of cancer by increasing the uptake of the NHS Cancer screening programmes and raising awareness
The Early Action Task Force was established in 2011 as a group of leaders from across sectors committed to building a society that prevents problems from occurring rather than one that struggles with the consequences.
From our base in east London, we apply the learning from our local work to influence and achieve positive national change.
17 April 2016
Seven stories of how society is acting earlier
17 July 2015
An analysis of 'platforms' for community building, which investigates those ‘platforms’ - events, groups, activities and/or spaces - that bring people together and create social networks.
9 May 2015 | Community Links
Unprecedented increases in life expectancy over the last century have not been matched with a clear understanding, across society, of what we expect from our newfound older age. This paper takes an early action approach to our ageing society.
17 March 2015
Prevent Today or Pay Tomorrow: Time for Government to put prevention first. A report detailing how Government can implement Early Action in 100 days.
15 September 2014 | Community Links
This paper briefs politicians on early action – intervening earlier at all points in people’s lives, not just in early childhood - to prevent costly problems from arising later.
15 June 2014 | Community Links
This paper aims to provoke thought and encourage discussion about how the UK’s social security system should change.
5 April 2014 | Community Links
How ongoing, participatory employability assessments could improve outcomes for jobseekers
15 March 2014 | Community Links
We believe a better understanding of how funding – in the public
and the third sector – is split between late, acute provision and early
preventative action will help commissioners, funders and delivery
staff plot a shift towards early action.
16 September 2013 | Community Links
Working in Newham on early action to save lives
16 June 2013 | Community Links
Working with St Angela’s & St Bonaventure’s and Newham Sixth Form College on early action to save lives