I'm really keen to be involved in activity to pull together useful resources and share ideas and practice. We're just starting things in Dudley, it's really exciting, and there are three areas of work I know of (and am…"
This is a really interesting and useful discussion. I too like the angle of considering what is the community's story and how is it constructed. While not directly about our sort of work, I found lots of useful parallels in relation to…"
Welcome! FierySpirits is for activists and professionals who are building vibrant, resilient rural communities. Tell us a little about why you'd like to join?
I am interested in discussions around asset mapping and wider asset approaches in relation to my work (I work in an urban setting). Personally I am passionate about environmental justice so am also interested in dialogue around resilience.
About Me (areas of expertise/interest I can share)
I'm currently working on a number of activities in which we are pro-actively working with local people to map and hopefully mobilise community assets - one is around health and wellbeing, one is a Big Local lottery area and another is in relation to Ageing Well work.
My interests are community development, empowering approaches to engaging communities, critical citizenship learning and online social networking and sharing.