This directory lists co-op practitioners offering a range of expert services for new-start co-ops, existing co-ops and businesses looking to convert to co-ops. Use the 'programmes' filter to find practitioners for The Hive and Community Shares programmes.
- Community shares (22)
- Fundraising (social investment) (21)
- Governance (set up) (20)
- Engagement and consultation, including volunteering (19)
- Business planning (18)
- Governance (legal options) (16)
- Community shares Standard Mark (9)
- Organisational development (growth) (6)
- Organisational development (start-up) (6)
- Financial management and planning (3)
- Converting to a co-op (2)
- Developing/managing assets (1)
- Organisational development (diversification) (1)
- Organisational development (maturity) (1)
- Social impact measurement (1)
- (-) Business turnaround (organisations in crisis) (1)
- (-) Fundraising (grant) (1)
I am the strategic adviser to the Community Shares Unit, now partly retired, but still working in a freelance capacity a couple of days a month.
Jeff Scales is the Head of Services for Locality in the North and Central regions and has worked in both the public and the voluntary/community sectors over the last 25 years.