School of Social Policy

Welcome to the School of Social Policy, where our mission is ‘to understand the world – but also to change it’. This means carrying out high quality and relevant research, but then using this as a starting point for making a practical difference in the real world through our teaching, our professional training, our policy advice and our work with local communities, the public and the media. 

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Posted 27 January 2020

What next for the exempt accommodation sector?

In November 2019, CHASM Honorary Fellow, Thea Raisbeck published report on Exempt Accommodation 'Exempt from Responsibility?'. There is now increased dialogue around ending social injustice in exempt accommodation.

Posted 20 January 2020

What can NHS leaders learn from a crisis?

Steve Gulati, Director of Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Programme, University of Birmingham discusses how leaders respond to extraordinary events

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