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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.

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> Let's start talking about the quality of our places
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Do we accept the status quo in place?

London Debate - 18 March 2015

> Do we accept the status quo in place?
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To a more ambitious place: Debate #3

> Round up and content from our recent debate in Bristol
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To a more ambitious place: Debate #2

> Do the right people have power in place?
Responses and content from our Sheffield debate
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To a more ambitious place: Debate #1

> Does practice make perfect in place?
Responses and content from our Glasgow debate

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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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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Promoting community led design

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

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