COMMUNITY ORGANISERS BLOG
Social Action Hub Wiltshire + Swindon
Community Organisers Katrina and Clara caught up with volunteer Ian Cox and resident Steve about their experience of Community Organising.
This month, we’re proud to reveal a wonderful reflection story from Alana – a local volunteer. A joy and inspiration to work with, Alana’s story reveals how Social Action Hub Wiltshire + Swindon supported Alana when all she needed was a helping hand
Within 3 months, no drug users, no homeless, no rats, no overflowing bin shed and 21 flats that had returned to being homes….finally. Read how Community Organising training helped Hannah (and her fellow residents) get together to make positive changes to their housing conditions.
Community Organisers Katrina and Clara recently spent a day at HM Guys Marsh Prison in Shaftesbury, delivering an Introduction to Community Organising Training Day to 13 prisoners due to be released in the next year.
Update on the Community Organisers meet-up in Wiltshire on 7th September 2018, organised by Alex and Katrina.
We have now reached a point where we have a substantial amount of feedback forms from people who have taken part in our Introduction to CO day. Its important to us to be able to listen to people that have taken part in the training so that we can see what is going well and also what needs changing or adapting.
A joint blog from Community Organisers Alex and Clara. Alex says goodbye to the Social Action Hub project for a new role and introduces Clara, a new Community Organiser for Social Action Hub Wiltshire + Swindon. Welcome Clara!
Find out what happened when Alex and Katrina took work experience students Martha and Matt doorknocking!
Community Organisers Blog We recently returned to our 'Mothership'; Yarnfield park, to reconnect with all of our fellow Community Organisers. For Katrina and I we really love this; not just for getting away for a few days but for hearing about all the...
Emily is a volunteer who has completed her training as part of the YouthWatch Wiltshire Young Listeners project. Here she shares a day in the life of a Young Listener as she supports students at her school.