Participatory Budgeting (PB) allows local people to decide over issues that matter to them. Helping them understand public spending, put forward their own ideas, and vote on them. Allowing people a bigger role in delivering services too, and in checking how well public money is spent.
Personal Budgets made easy, Support Planning, Direct Payments, Managed Accounts, Consultancy and training. We can provide a range of flexible and affordable support services, including:
Strategic work on community engagement policy and implementation,
Facilitating of planning meetings,
Chairing public meetings,
Back office support to PB programmes,
Bespoke training to staff, elected members and local residents,
Writing reports, undertaking research and evaluation,
Presenting to stakeholders at conferences, workshops and community events,
Providing all kinds of practical information.