10 September 2019

People doing it for themselves – the people behind the project – Alexander

Last week Community Catalysts launched the People doing it for themselves report , easyread version together with an appendix of […]

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6 September 2019

Embracing Ageing

A whole community response to a whole community issue We all age Sadly, despite this positive and inevitable reality, across the […]

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3 September 2019

Shining light into the fog of negativity

People ‘doing it for themselves’ report and stories launched We work in a bit of a bubble – the world […]

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16 August 2019

What *really* makes good care?

An important debate is taking place about how to ensure that people who need care and support get that help […]

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17 July 2019

It’s Time for Local Area Coordination

A year ago Community Catalysts was privileged to take over responsibility for the Local Area Coordination Network and since then our […]

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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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