Quality Public Social Services: Vaccine Against Social Exclusion
We have grown increasingly accustomed to being reminded about the consequences of Covid-19 on our societies' health. We have also become increasingly concerned about its devastating impact on the economy. However, we are less aware of the impact that the pandemic will have on social inclusion. As a consequence, it is essential to find an antidote to undo the impact of the pandemic on social exclusion and its effects. READ MORE...
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ESN's new report: Putting Quality First – Contracting for Long-Term Care
Following a year of work, the European Social Network (ESN) has published its latest report on long-term care. The report Putting Quality First – Contracting for Long-Term Care examines how public procurement and quality assurance policies can ensure better access to quality long-term care services. READ MORE...
Members' Stories: Get to know our members!
ESN is all about its members. To highlight our members' practical and personal experience, we would like to introduce readers to our members. We would like to highlight the value of the important work of ESN members and reflect the broad range of experience we hold as a Network.
‘Everyone has the right to a decent living’ is the story of Luc Kupers from EXELLO. READ MORE...
Prioritising EU funding for social services: Three opportunities to look out for in 2021
With the European Union’s financial budget for 2021-2027 now confirmed as €1.074 trillion, the European Social Network (ESN) assesses the top three funding opportunities for social services authorities. While discussions are ongoing regarding the EU’s recovery instruments and the annual allocation of the budget to social policy, taking a closer look at funding options for social services is vital. READ MORE...
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