Welcome to InfoIslington, a blog dedicated to delivering quality information about Islington today. Produced by staff at the Islington Reference Library it will bring you details about quality web sites and other new social media , upcoming events, reports and where to find information today with a special relevance to Islington.
As part of World Mental Health Day the libraries have produced a guide aimed at people who want to find help and information on different aspects of well-being and mental health in Islington. Copies are available in the libraries or are downloadable here.
The London Survey is a major annual opinion survey of Londoners, commissioned by the Mayor and the Greater London Authority. BMG Research were commissioned to carry out the 2011 Annual London Survey. Over the past ten years the Annual London Survey has been undertaken to deliver evidence on the attitudes and opinions of Londoners of a wide range of issues, including safety, policing, the environment and transport. The 2011 survey is now available.
Coping with the Cuts from the Demos Trust reveals the nature of how cuts to social care budgets are affecting disabled people up and down the country and which local councils are best managing budgetary changes. It has been compiled using freedom of information (FOI) requests sent to all local authorities in England and Wales.