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‘Health and Care Matters’ brings together real life stories from across Britain

Engage Britain is a fully independent charity that brings people together to tackle our country’s biggest challenges.

Right now, none of us get enough of a say on the important decisions  that affect our everyday lives – like health and care, poverty or education.

We’re here to change that. To make our country work for us all.

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Our recent survey reveals that the NHS unites us in being ‘proud to be British’. But millions face having to go private, fighting for treatment or being dismissed by doctors... read more

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Read, watch and listen to people’s health and care stories. In Spring 2021, we brought around 700 people across the country together to share what’s working and what could be better… read more

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Raising taxes is a rare event in British politics. Francis Elliott looks at how National Insurance, Britain’s least unpopular tax, may be Boris Johnson’s answer to funding a health and care package… read more

“There are a lot of people out there with a heck of a lot of good ideas for how to run things better.

But they aren’t asked about it … One person might have a recommendation of doing something that works better than what we’re doing now. And surely, if that’s the case, we should listen at least, you know? … We could have people’s input to try and improve things for everybody.”

Helen, Community Conversation participant

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