Our Objectives

Help people to help themselves- advise, coordinate and supply tools which support people's right to associate and organise to help themselves and others

Listen and take part in active dialogue -maintain a constant dialogue with local people, voluntary sector and community groups through attendance at relevant community forums and meetings 

Work in partnership to grow in strength and retain independence 
- help to build resilience through a strong voluntary and community sector

Create Connections-
 work to connect communities and organisations around shared values and aims for the benefit of the wider community/for the improvement of health and well being 

Build platforms and tools for meaningful involvement- design and coordinate initiatives which support communities and individuals to play a meaningful part in decision making processes and to dictate the terms of their own inclusion

Collect evidence -organise ourselves in a way that enables us to obtain and speak with a collective voice

Encourage Communication - create, mobilise and implement models to support communication and channel information between people in the community and decision makers
Influence and effect change- Build an openness and tolerance amongst authorities for new coproduced and innovative ways of working
Recognise potential and release community capacity- continue to work to support community and service user  development needs, capacity building and asset transfer processes