How hard it is to find people who want to be foster parents, even when they are well paid. Safe Families for Children took a different tack. Find people in the community who want to help keep families together by being a friend, offering resources or taking children in for short breaks. We learn how to scale the idea across England, and the limits to civil society capacity.
A bakers dozen of people with a range of expertise have a conversation about emotions in public policy. It starts with Oedipus and ends with Love in the public discourse.
We start with a question. How does social connection influence human well-being? We anticipate that answers will weigh heavily on the formation of social policy. The Prospectus sets out Ratio’s initial plan for a decade of inquiry.