Community Engagement – Why Bother? Maria Walker Depute Director (Education and Children’s Services) Perth and Kinross Council. OVERVIEW. Community Engagement – a definition Why it matters to service providers Some examples of practice Where to go for help. Community Engagement is:.
Depute Director (Education and Children’s Services)
Perth and Kinross Council
Developing and sustaining a working relationship between one or more community groups, to help them both understand and act on the needs or issues that the community experiences
Want to improve your community?
The 10 National Standards are used for community
Leading to Improved
Environmental developments involving communities and Council
staff from The Environment Service and Cultural & Communities
Year long process involving
Placechecks to date from 2008
Added value from process
World Café Model in Kinross