Community Unity latest and what's next What is the project doing? Asset Mapping – gathering local knowledge and collating a new directory of local resources. Ideas Factory events – facilitated exercises tapping into local enthusiasm to deliver novel solutions. Action Plans – distilled the Factory findings down into a set of actions to move ahead with. Timebanking – working collaboratively to deliver a new volunteering framework. Crowdfunding – demonstration projects to open up alternative funding sources to the community. Emergency Planning – encouraging resilience through the development of plans and volunteers. What’s next? Continue to follow through on Action Plan points. Encouraging and supporting activities and initiatives that fall out from APs (or appear). Identify initial Timebanking opportunities and work to deliver as examples. Raise awareness of Crowdfunding opportunities and identify small pilot projects to put through system. Continue to work with Town Clerks to progress and deliver Emergency Plans. Line up potential volunteers to support their local plans (flood wardens/snow wardens/etc.) Work with relevant agencies/providers to prepare training to develop these volunteer pools. Continue to connect with identified support groups, projects and networks. Work with them to recruit, train and deploy volunteers. Database training opportunities. Introduce links to communities as required. Finalise ToC Model, ensure all activities are aligned to it and working correctly.