4 July 2019

Co-production – an essential strand of Local Area Coordination

In this blog for co-production week, I wanted to explore how Local Area Coordination is a great way to drive […]

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3 July 2019

Small stuff, big impact – community led coproduction in action

Community Catalysts harnesses the energies of entrepreneurial people, carers, families, citizens, communities and councils, helping them to work together to […]

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1 July 2019

Whatever your intended destination the only route is co-production

A fair few years ago when I first heard the phrase co-production, I have to confess that I groaned, inwardly […]

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13 June 2019

Thriving community business receives The Queen’s Award

Community Catalysts are proud to have supported local community business Forge Urban Revival, who have just been honoured with The […]

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7 June 2019

Community Catalysts work is building momentum in Dorset

Spring has sprung, Dorset is looking beautiful in early bloom, the community enterprise development programme is getting a steady flow […]

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29 May 2019

Watch BBC Panorama tonight and next Wednesday

Panorama was allowed access to all aspects of adult social care in Somerset and has produced a powerful two-part programme […]

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23 May 2019

Space Inclusive Training and Development

Here at Community Catalysts we love a good news story and we recently heard one that we’re still smiling about. […]

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18 April 2019

All Together Now!

The York Enterprising Communities project works with small independent enterprises and projects that are instrumental in helping people to build […]

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22 March 2019

Birmingham: The story so far

I have had the privilege of coordinating our Community Catalysts Community micro-enterprise project on the ground in Birmingham for the […]

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22 February 2019

So many people ‘doing it for themselves’

I have worked all my life within the world of health and social care. It’s a sector that is always […]

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19 February 2019

Down the rabbit hole…to a whole new world of friendship connections

One of the recurring themes was how so many people had been sucked into a whole new world of friendship […]

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12 February 2019

Collaborating for real change – social prescribing and Local Area Coordination

Community Catalysts really welcomes NHS England’s commitment in its Long Term Plan to the social prescribing model. The plan has an ambitious […]

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