13 January 2022

Impact of Covid and the importance of community anchors

The latest Power to Change Community Business Market Report 2021 found that community businesses saw an increase in demand for […]

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10 January 2022

New beginnings and a new project in Islington

My name is Rebecca and I recently moved to Islington to start a new role as the Community Catalyst for […]

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14 December 2021

Community micro-enterprises thrive across Wales

Community Catalysts has been working in pockets across Wales for more than 2 years, supporting people to set up their […]

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3 December 2021

Podcast series: ‘Changing it up’ – Ep 9 with Bryony Shannon

We’re following on our podcast series ‘Changing it up’ where hosts Nick Sinclair and Clenton Farquharson chat with people from […]

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2 December 2021

Reflections on the social care reform White Paper

Following the publication of the Government’s long-anticipated White Paper on social care reform yesterday Pip Cannons, our Chief Executive, reflects […]

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23 November 2021

Uncovering the potential of community businesses in health and care

What a great start to my Community Catalysts journey! I’m on a mission to explore opportunities for community businesses to […]

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2 November 2021

Exciting new community micro-enterprise project in Cumbria

Community Catalysts is working with Cumbria County Council and other local partners on a new Community Micro-enterprise Project which runs […]

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26 October 2021

Just a little bit of help now…

My amazing Nan was 95 and a half when she died in 2019. She was a bit under 5 foot […]

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20 October 2021

Hearing from people who know…and an invitation to collaborate

Hitting the ground running Hello! In my first blog for the Comm Cats newsletter I thought I would share what […]

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20 October 2021

Community power: community enterprises transforming care in Wrexham

Wrexham is a traditional market town on the border of England and Wales. It is a place full of history […]

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5 October 2021

New book published about Local Area Coordination out now

International leaders of Local Area Coordination Eddie Bartnik and Ralph Broad have co-authored a new book “Power and Connection” in collaboration with […]

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5 October 2021

What should organisations be doing to influence commissioners?

Moving from a commissioner to a provider – what we can learn. Pip Cannons from Community Catalysts, in discussion with […]

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