The following sketch notes were produced from our learning event which took place in October 2021 with organisations who work with people from lower socio-economic groups:

sketchnote with drawings and text outlining key findings from event

Key Findings:

  • Wider connections and opportunities were made with local councillors, youth volunteers, police safeguarding team, sports coaches and other local organisations
  • Attract people to sessions and activities through festivals, noticeboards, posters, word of mouth and flyers.
  • Go to where people are
  • Develop exit routes to other activities/clubs
  • Involve participants in planning
  • Communicate more and be caring
  • Develop the workforce in areas of administration, social media and coaching
  • Be resilient
  • Plan for the weather!
  • Understand participant’s lives beyond your session
  • Use online self referral form ie. Jot Form
  • Know about other local services

“Each community is different with a personality and a need”

Photograph of Karely Hubbard

Karley Hubbard

Insight, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer