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Aśraya

A new term for the social care world encompasssing small initiatives whereby individuals create little havens for themselves and a handful of friends

An Introduction to Aśraya

Aśraya is a new term for the social care world. It is derived from Sanskrit and shares the same root as the word Ashram. The intention is for the word ‘aśraya’ to be used to embody small initiatives where individuals create little havens for themselves and a handful of friends and…

Discussion document

An Affable Care paper by John Crowter-Jones and Judith Morrison discussing a fresh approach to care, raising challenging questions about the future of funding, government intervention and community involvement in social care.  The paper also discusses several emergent social care concepts and…