• 30 August
    Before starting our Autumn activities we would like to present a summary of our important milestones in the first half of 2016. In this newsletter you will find more about our Working groups on Ageing & Care and on Disability, which will have a conclusive follow up in October. And,for the second year, ESN held a workshop on vulnerable youth.
  • 04 August
    Before your Summer holiday keep up-to-date with the latest news on the outcomes of the ESN latest workshop on young offenders. Also, it will be interesting reading about our latest paper about the impact of the refugee crises upon local services in Europe. And do not miss the latest calls for proposals with September deadlines.
  • 06 July
    ESN's June 2016 Newsletter looks at key take aways from the European Social Services Conference in The Hague - especially in terms of empowering communities, tackling poverty and decentralisation. Our European news section showcases new insights in the area of ageing and care and for members we have information on new research partnerships and project calls.
  • 09 June
    This newsletter offers the reader a complete summary and insights on the launch of the study 'Investing in Children's Services. Improving Outcomes' held in Brussels on 30-31 May. Read also an interesting interview to Sascha Haselmayer, CEO of Citymart on how he thinks local authorities can do better for their communities if they change the way they procure services.
  • 02 May
    ESN's April 2016 Newsletter features news on our fourth disability working group meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria on 5th April.
  • 11 April
    The March newsletter gives an overview of our network involvement in the European Commission's Annual Convention for Inclusive Growth in Brussels. Our Annual review is now available in French, German, Italian and Spanish and we invite you to have a look to our past and future activities. Also in this issue we look closely at Germany and UK and their policy programmes and implementation.
  • 29 February
    In the February newsletter, ESN launch its Annual Review 2015. Also, you will read about the 4th Working Group on Ageing and Care, held on 11-12 February in Mechelen, Conferences on mental health and on inclusive education through ICT for children with disabilities. You will learn more about Social Community Teams in the Netherlands and keeping a focus on the Netherlands, do not miss an exclusive interview with the Mayor of Rotterdam!
  • 16 December
    The last newsletter of the year reports on the third disability group, recently held in Vilnius and the latest two publications just released: the first one brings views from local public social services on the European Semester 2015 and identifies public social policy priorities for the 2016 cycle, the second one it is a toolkit for planning and evaluating social services. In this newsletter you can also read about decentralisation in The Netherland, in the country hosting our next European Social Services Conference. Also 2016 AGS, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, videos, our reports and resources available only to members are in our December newsletter.
  • 25 November
    In the November newsletter you can read about ESN annual seminar in Manchester, held on 5-6 November and addressing the theme of integrated services. Current policies and literature on the subject are also available to read. In addition, in this issue, ESN reports on the New World Disability Conference in Brisbane, where our CEO gave a presentation. Not to be missed is also an interview with the City of Aarhus, sharing its insights from last year’s European Social Services Conference on the benefits of organising a workshop evidence-based programmes for homeless young people in Denmark.
  • 29 September
    ESN's September newsletter gives latest news from ESN, European news and Member's news and features our video on 'Integrated Services' from the 3rd Disability Working Group meeting in March 2015.