We should embed timebanking within public services themselves, especially those closest to the community, such as jobcentres, schools and youth clubs.
These approaches not only develop people’s skills, they build the capacity of the community to become more resilient in collaboration with public services. This helps everyone feel ownership in preventing avoidable needs arising and reducing demand on the services themselves.
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