8 May 2020

Do we need to reset the relationship between the state and our community?

In her second video blog our CEO Sian Lockwood reflects on her personal experience of shielded lockdown and the implications […]

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5 May 2020

Rotherham’s Bright Lights respond to the coronavirus

As a Community Catalyst it’s no surprise to me that the community has responded so courageously to what is an […]

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30 April 2020

The Buzz

Catalysts Harry Clarkson in Rotherham and Zoe Miller in Birmingham, work in partnership with their local authorities. They explain what […]

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23 April 2020

Is small finally beautiful?

Helen Allen talks to #socialcarefuture about how the approaches taken by Community Catalysts, helping local councils and partners to enable […]

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17 April 2020

Clapping for our carers!

We’ve been out every Thursday to show the appreciation we always feel for every single carer out there. Watch the […]

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16 April 2020

Letter to the Minister of State (Minister for Care): Including self-employed people delivering front-line care in the social care workforce

Sian Lockwood, Chief Executive of Community Catalysts, has sent the following letter to Rt. Hon. Helen Whately MP Minister of […]

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14 April 2020

Covid-19, community and musings on the impact of strong foundations

Strange times indeed but here at Community Catalysts we find ourselves surprisingly busy, advising small enterprises offering support to people […]

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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, in the first part of this video […]

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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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