Smart Blog

  • Diversity Challenge

    Smart Communities Ltd (SCL) like many organisations within Somerset want to improve the representation of the communities we provide services for. We want to start a conversation about how we can create more space within our governing structures for more diverse lived experiences enabling meaningful contributions and more participation from the communities we work with.

  • There Is No Such Thing as a Free Lunch!

    Thirty-five grants allocated, and thirty community led groups benefitted from food resilience grants and organisational support... people really do want to help even if there is no free lunch.

  • How to reach Ethnically Diverse Communities

    Communities across the UK are diverse, multicultural and when you ask questions, communicate, and interact with others they are not as you would always expect!