Our Objectives   

  • Help people to help themselvesadvise, 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