A glass half-full: how an asset approach can improve community health and well-being

Scottish Charity Awards 2017 winner – Demonstrating Digital – Drake Music Scotland

Year of publication
2012
Author
Improvement and Development Agency
Abstract

'A Glass Half-full' offers perspectives on how to reduce inequalities in community health and wellbeing. It proposes assessing and building on the strengths and resources in a community to increase resilience and social capital, and develop better ways of delivering health outcomes.

The publication and the examples of how it is being used primarily relate to in England, but gives a useful overview of how asset model principles can be put into practice.

 
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