CREATING POSITIVE CHANGE IN DEVON

EXCEEDED £24K TARGET

“A very good and supportive service. We had every confidence in terms of support, advice and being contactable.

Aylesbeare Neighbourhood Planning Steering Group

Catalyst is the in-house consultancy provided by Devon Communities Together. Customers have been drawing upon our experience as a specialist in rural and community development during 2014-15, with a large proportion of our work focused on Community Planning support. The team often take the approach of supporting communities to make successful grant applications, which then enables them to pay for this specialist consultancy service that is often much needed.

PROJECTS/AREAS OF WORK COMPLETED in 2014-15

  • Avonwick and North Huish – community survey
  • West Down Village Hall - community consultation to inform stage 1 of lottery bid – successful bid  
  • Postbridge Village Hall – Feasibility and investment ready report to inform Big Lottery bid – successful stage 1 - more news here
  • Community Facilities Advisory Group Strategy Paper 
  • Westexe Councillors Conference – Getting People Involved 
  • Dunkeswell Neighbourhood Planning Business survey
  • Buckland Monochorum neighbourhood planning survey
  • Colebrooke community led planning 

Neighbourhood Plans in: 

  • Aylesbeare 
  • Blackdown Hills 
  • Buckfastleigh
  • Tavistock
Read more about how we are helping communities in Devon here