Case studies

Innovation in local government is about improving the lives of the people in our communities. Browse through our case studies to see the many innovative programmes councils are involved in.

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Councils are doing remarkable work to address the challenges brought by coronavirus. Good council practice related to the COVID-19 outbreak can be found on our dedicated web hub.

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Walsall Council's experience of cumulative Equality Impact Assessment

An example of how a council significantly improved its equality impact assessment processes.

Community action

London Borough of Hackney: Charedi Orthodox Jewish community engagement

The Charedi Orthodox Community leads a highly observant, communal religious life, with no access to TV, radio, mainstream media and little digital access. The council had to consider how to get public health messages to the community without using digital communications.

Black History Month - Worcestershire District Council

An example of how a council worked with partners to raise the awareness of Black history and lived experiences in its area.

Staffordshire Libraries Online History Festival

Staffordshire Library and Arts Service’s annual history festival, which usually involves over 100 events in libraries across the County went entirely online as a result of the Covid pandemic.

T Levels employer campaign

The first ever T Levels media campaign, targeting employers, launched on 1st December 2020. The awareness raising campaign will run until the end of February 2021 – with a short break over the Christmas period.

Gateshead small awards micro-funding programme

This case study is an example of the practical use of asset-based approaches in communities.

Social prescribing in Oldham

This case study is an example of the practical use of asset-based approaches in communities.

Well Rotherham - Well North

This case study is an example of the practical use of asset-based approaches in communities.

Local intersectoral alliances in Spain

This case study is an example of the practical use of asset-based approaches in communities.

York: promoting and supporting voices in the community

This case study is an example of the practical use of asset-based approaches in communities.