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However, when social work began to distance itself from community development, the latter came to be associated increasingly with economic issues. This was compounded by the effects of the economic recession towards the end of the decade. Yet community development survived this period in British politics and rebuilt itself. From the early 1990s, the identities of community development in Scotland, Northern Ireland, England and Wales began to become more distinctive. This has been reinforced in Scotland and Wales following devolution.
This includes the need for community development facilitation and infrastructure support as well as the need for training – to meet the learning needs of communities as they themselves define these. (Mayo and Taylor, 2001, p 50) Community development can also help to maintain civil society by supporting service delivery – not being part of the delivery process itself but preparing the ground for it. This can be observed in community care work that relies on the mobilisation of volunteers and members of community groups to support vulnerable people in the community, particularly people with mental health difficulties, elderly and disabled people.
Intellectuals had a long-held belief that they had to ‘raise the people up’ by acting as a kind of bridge between the more developed and less developed parts of society, between the democratic, free world and the semi-feudal one. Given the existence of both a substantial 38 Community development bourgeoisie and a working class, they could see no alternative. It was not wealth that formed the background to an intellectual’s perception of his or her role in social activity, but education, an insight into both the national context and a different world – and a desire to narrow the gap.