engage london publications

  • Air quality and equalities

    Samir Jeraj, 2017
    The First Steps programme is delivering a range of activities to support the sustainability and infrastructure of London voluntary and community...

  • Families affected by HIV

    Tracey Bignall, 2017
    Children and young people are affected by HIV usually in two ways; either they have the virus or a parent or family member has the virus. Whatever...

  • Supporting Wellbeing at Work

    Tracey Bignall, 2017
    Employee health and wellbeing at work impacts on absence, motivation and productivity.   The Better Health for London report includes a...

  • Transforming Maternity Services

    Tracey Bignall, 2016
    Giving birth is one of the most important events affecting women and their families. Yet the experience and provision of maternity services is varied...

  • Better start for children

    Tracey Bignall, 2016
    We all want children to grow up to become well-adjusted healthy adults and aspire to achieve successful and happy lives. However, the evidence is...

  • Higher costs faced by low income consumers in the marketplace

    Graham Whitham, 2016
    It has long been argued that low income consumers can face considerably higher costs for everyday goods and services. This ‘poverty premium’ can...

  • Gender and ethnicity in volunteering

    Bignall, Tracey, 2016
    The voluntary and community sector survive primarily through the hard work and commitment of volunteers.  This paper will look at the extent of...

  • Fuel poverty

    Bignall, Tracey, 2015
    Cold homes and the ability to keep warm is a growing concern.  The Government’s ambition is to ‘make homes warmer for less, while protecting the...

  • Young people in a caring role

    Bignall, Tracey, 2015
    The term ‘young carers’ usually refers to young people aged 18 and under, and ‘young adult carers’to young people aged 19 to 24. This paper will...

  • Mental ill health and equality

    Bignall, Tracey, 2015
    Mental health is defined as ‘a state of well-being in which every individual realizes his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses...