Join CoLab Dudley for a series of workshops in which you will be introduced to practical tools and tactics that are being used in neighbourhoods in Dudley borough to stimulate social innovation.
Participatory workshops focused on practical tools and approaches
01: Reframing towards assets
At this first session, the focus will be on reframing thinking towards the abundance of skills, knowledge, talents, passion, and resources in our communities. We’ll show you some simple activities and resources we have been using in community contexts to start new kinds of conversations.
What to expect
- WELCOME A friendly hello and a cuppa
- MEET Like-minded people
- LEARN About asset approaches and abundance thinking
- TRY Some simple tools and conversation starters
- JOIN A growing group of people interested in social innovation
- MORE CoLab Dudley and RSA West Midlands activities which you can participate in
Who this is for?
Anyone with an interest in bringing people together to stimulate new activities. Whether you are in school, at home looking after kids full time, working full time, part time, or looking for work, or retired and full of energy - we would love to meet you.
Get more inspiration
On the same day as each workshop, CoLab Dudley is running accompanying events. Ideas Worth Spreading are screenings of inspiring RSA and TED talks that aim to spark discussion and connection. Find out more about 01: Ideas Worth Spreading here.
In addition, over the weeks following each event, a range of blog posts on the CoLab Dudley website will highlight useful videos, podcasts, and publications on the theme.
Venue and parking
Location: DY1, Stafford Street, Dudley, DY1 1RT
DY1 is a venue managed by Dudley CVS. It is next to Stepping Stones Medical Practice, near the top of Stafford Street. There are a limited number of parking spaces behind the venue (the car park is accessed from Stafford Street). There is a large pay and display car park on the other side of the road to the venue. It is half a mile walk from Dudley Bus Station.
If you have any questions, please contact Lorna Prescott FRSA - firstname.lastname@example.org
Find out more about CoLab Dudley at colabdudley.net.