chapter  20
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Crafting social connectedness: a community development model

It’s a wide world out there when you’ve got a needle in your hand. Nola


1. To examine the relationship between craft group participation, personal health and wellbeing;

2. To demonstrate the association between principles of community development and Country Women’s Association (CWA) craft group activities and processes;

3. To argue the case for increasing practitioner use of community development practice strategies to address issues of health and structural inequality.