Organisational support offered
Considerable voluntary sector experience, offering:-
Facilitation: from user focus groups to whole organisation away days, to open space events. Dozens of sessions have helped teams, partnerships, boards to work better together or design for the future.
“Karen always gets good results and many organisations have benefited from her involvement in helping them to have a clear vision of what they want to do, why and how.”
"Karen creates an inclusive atmosphere … sessions are both focused and fun and deliver great results.”
Development/consultancy: with front-line, infrastructure, small, large. From developing new national charities (eg Escaping Victimhood, Circles UK) to supporting local (eg tendering, capacity building).
“Karen has a strong understanding of the bigger picture and also gives great attention to detail, applying her experience equally comfortably to governance, and the minutiae of protocols and procedures.
Recent work includes: coordinating partnership bids to government, regional consortium agreement, commissioning guidance, strategy development, for customers including Women’s Aid (national and local), Rape Crisis, Welsh Women’s Aid, Growing Against Violence, Adoption UK, Family Friends.
“We needed to deliver high quality proposals for complex programs within short timeframes. Karen always exceeds expectations and we have been delighted by both the quality and speed of results”.