9 April 2020

Supporting community micro-enterprises through Covid 19

Heather Maling tells us about her work in rural Powys, supporting community micro-enterprises in lockdown. #brightlightsinadarkworld “You never know how […]

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6 April 2020

A day in the life…

Our Catalyst Anita who supports people to set up their own enterprises in Dorset tells us about a day in […]

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1 April 2020

Life in self-isolation

Our Chief Executive, Sian Lockwood, is currently in week two of self-isolation and reflects on the inspiring work of Community […]

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27 March 2020

Small Good Stuff achieves great things

Blog by Community Catalysts’ Angela Catley shared as a guest blog on the TLAP website Keeping our communities going is […]

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20 March 2020

Happiness in a time of coronavirus

Today is the International Day of Happiness, which at first sight seems ironic when our world is facing such an […]

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19 March 2020

Bright lights in a dark world

I’m one of those people with ‘underlying health conditions’ and writing this from my isolation room (aka our back bedroom) […]

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21 February 2020

Pop-up living room proves a huge hit in Rochdale

New year, new ideas! Our Community Catalyst, Karen Williams, has been busy turning the idea of a pop-up community living […]

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19 February 2020

FREE Webinar: Can personal budgets stimulate a diverse care market?

Councils have a legal duty to ‘shape’ a diverse market of quality care for the people it supports.  Can citizens’ […]

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13 February 2020

Good lives are about more than social care

The default approach to social care in many local authorities remains traditional models of “delivery”, and profit extracting ownership. These […]

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29 January 2020

A new phase of People Doing it for Themselves

We are excited to announce that the second phase of our development project, People Doing it For Themselves, is now […]

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8 January 2020

Come on, let’s get together

We’ve been supporting community enterprises to start and grow for 10 years and during that time we’ve got to know […]

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11 December 2019

Happy Birthday and Merry Christmas from us Community Catalysts

Happy Birthday to us This year we reached our 10th birthday. 10 years since we took the plunge and established […]

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