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The Glass-House Community Led Design

supporting people, improving places

The Glass-House is an independent national charity supporting and promoting public participation and leadership in the design of the built environment. We provide independent advice, training and hands-on support to community groups and organisations, housing associations, developers, local authorities and other stakeholders, to help them work more effectively together to create better quality places and spaces.

Bristol debate 15

Bristol debate: 11.2.2015

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Challenging our views and actions in place
Shef walkabout

Sheffield Debate: 19.11.14

> Do the right people have power in place?
Responses to our recent debate..
Glasgow 14

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> Does practice make perfect in place?
Responses to our recent debate in Glasgow
Scaling up

Scaling up Co-Design

> Scaling up the impact and reach of civil society
In research, practice and communities
Debate 2014/15

To a More Ambitious Place

> The Glass-House Debate Series 2014/15
Four debates in Glasgow, Sheffield, Bristol, London

How can we help...

Support for communities

Are you trying to undertake a built environment project in your local area? We can help..

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Spaces by Design, Dunblane 2

New ways of working

The Glass-House provides support to housing associations, developers, local authorities and other organisations to implement participatory design processes.

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MP 1

Promoting community led design

We get people talking about great design informed by local people.

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PP 2