Tag: community engagement

The Involve planning tool – how we share engagement in Kirklees

Sharing stories as part of Local Area Research Fortnight 2015…

By Nicki Boothman, Corporate Research and Consultation Officer at Kirklees Council

“Early February I spotted a project on Involve called Nurturing Parents Programme, around bonding and attachment. A couple of …

LARIA North West April 2014 Community Engagement and IER – summary of event


Welcome from Martin Burroughs, Oldham MBC

LARIA North West welcomed 40 delegates to its spring event in Manchester to hear about Community Engagement and the Individual Electoral Registration (IER) experience.  Delegates heard from Professor Matt Henn about non-voting patterns by …

LARIA London Event – Update and downloads

Thank you to all who attended the LARIA London event and to the GLA for hosting. It was a very successful meeting with plenty of ideas to take away and implement in our own authorities.

To download presentations please click …

A brave new world for local consultations

These are challenging times for public consultations, and yet the need for them has never been greater. The knee-jerk reaction to the demands of austerity might be to cut-down on expensive consultations, but I want to explore why this might …

Award Winner 2013: Community Engagement – The Co-operative Way

Best community engagement/consultation sponsored by the LGA

Background report

Report available on the Lambeth website

Summary

As part of its efforts to create a ‘co-operative’ model of commissioning and delivery, Lambeth wanted to overcome the perennial challenges of community engagement …