Community Design Support

Build your community through knowledge

Our Community Design Support programme offers a variety of workshops for community groups embarking on regeneration projects.

Building on a decade of experience we have the ability to provide independent, authoritative and impartial advice and support to communities.

We have developed a number of training models and packages designed to complement the community engagement and neighbourhood planning process. We can work with any community group involved in the design of an urban area.

Our training workshops can be commissioned as half-day sessions or multiple sessions as needed for your project. Click on the links below to learn more about how we can help you with the following workshops:

How much does it cost?
We recognise that all communities are different. Please email us and we will work with you to set out how we can devise a programme to meet your needs and your budget (Suzie Zuber, Associate, Advocacy and Enabling





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