Tools for Food Stories
Flexible ways to capture and tell stories about food and food poverty
Scribble-on sheets to kick start discussion about buying and cooking food.
A playful placemat for talking about food together.
Tried & Tested Recipe Book
Invite people to contribute simple recipes to make a book together.
Capture how people shop, cook and eat day to day.
Talking Food Card Deck
45 questions to help start conversations about food and food poverty.
Local Food Cards
45 photos to inspire people to share funny stories and tales about food.
Food Safari Menu
Help people explore local food with a menu of 12 mini research challenges (and a big map).
A flexible way to reflect on 9 days, 9 meals, 9 ingredients... 9 of anything that matters.
Working with Young People
Co-designed by young people and expert practitioners to help anyone engage young people in creative, inspiring and effective ways.
ID badges with messages written on to help support workers think about why badges make young people feel uncomfortable.
A Collection of Tools to Help Young People Communicate What They Want
An opportunity for young people to give advice to a person younger than themselves or someone going through something they have already experienced.
Young people can use the Storyboard Contract to help communicate ideas for better meetings.
Target control is a way to get young people to think about how they can gain more control over the things that frustrate them and make changes in their life.
The Right Ideas
A Collection of Tools for Finding the Right Words, Questions & Opinions with Young People
Young people take an active role in meetings about their lives with Topic Tally.
Word Play Uses Origami to Enable Young People to make, share & exchange ideas with others.
New Team Tools
Flexible tools that can help new teams from different services work together effectively.
Flow Customer Tools
Tools to match customer's needs with services
Comms Stretcher & Comms Focus
Be more adventurous with how you reach out to your communities
Work together to figure out how to use your building and space
The Small Things
Don't let the little issues get in the way of the big picture
Draw attention to the unexpected variety in what you offer
Any Idea Cards
Encouraging and Celebrating Idea Sharing in Teams
Think Outside Bookmark
Encouraging staff to leave their comfort zone and think creatively
Make It Happen
This toolbox was created in collaboration with people living in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland to help rural communities to plan really great community events and engage with local people.
Celebrate successes and reflect on challenges
Reach out for people, skills and ideas to make events happen
Make sure jobs get done even when things change
Decide what needs doing, and who will do what
Test out your ideas and see which stick
This toolbox is to help you to unwrap and translate the stories that you have encountered and to engage the rest of your organisation with them.
Work together to find out what matters the most
Engagement Map Key
A key to prompt teams consisting of members of staff to come together to discuss and draw out their process for translating engagement into evidence.
Feedback Cycle Request
Get feedback on your engagement outcomes from people working at different levels of your organisation
Snapshot + Story
Create a quick overview of engagement work to share with others in your organisation
The Valuing Voices toolbox aims to support care professionals to conduct person centred evaluation that goes beyond just tick boxes.
Reflect on and record the experience of a service
Snap Shot Tools
Take a snap shot of a service
Set out goals and keep track of progress