This workshop will promote the importance of good community engagement and identify how the refreshed National Standard for Community Engagement can support local practice using the VOICE tool.
By the end of this workshop participants will have:
- An understanding of why community engagement is so important
- An opportunity to consider their own local community engagement practice and identified strengths and weaknesses
- An awareness of the refresh of the National Standard for Community Engagement and how they can be used to improve their own community engagement practice
- An awareness of VOICE online community engagement tool.
Who should attend?
Anyone from the public or voluntary sector who is involved in working with communities as part of their job remit.
Agnes Westwood, Community Learning and Development Team Manager, Fife Council