“Hard Edges Scotland is the most comprehensive study ever carried out around severe and multiple disadvantage (SMD). It lays bare the scale and nature of the ways in which extreme disadvantages – homelessness, substance dependency, offending, mental health and domestic violence and abuse – overlap. It brings to life the unhealthy reliance on ‘single issue’ […]
This post is written to compliment my workshop “Piloting Digital Storytelling as a Service Design Tool” at the Service Design in Government Conference(Edinburgh, 7–9 March 2018). The slides from my workshop are available here (Google Slides) Post management tools menuResume membership — — The smartphone is equipped with the tools to be able to record and capture the […]
I first encountered Camas in my post-PhD recovery in 2017. I was lucky to be offered the opportunity to join the Glasgow University GRAMnet PhD self-care retreat to the centre for 4 days – involving a pilgrimage to the island of Mull and introduction to the peace and serenity of the place. In their own […]
This instructional video was produced as part of a commission for a project called #makeyourway – working with the Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership and Ice Cream Architecture. The #makeyourway project covered 5 town areas within the Clyde and Avon Valley area – Larkhall, Lanark, Carluke, Glassford and Stonehouse and looked at creative ways […]
I’ve been working in this field for nearly 8 years now – and I’ve set up this website to allow myself to bring together projects and people, working towards the next steps of this epic journey of developing, supporting and advocating media for and from communities.