Social service design

Social service design

As part of Fire Starter Festival 2019, Iriss ran a workshop which provided participants with an opportunity to learn about service design in a social services context, and think critically about how we put people at the centre of such processes. It can be hard to get...
On being ‘human exhibits’ at Fire Starter launch

On being ‘human exhibits’ at Fire Starter launch

Myself and Ali Jones from Iriss set off on a cold January morning to celebrate the launch of  Firestarter Festival 2019. Fire Starter Festival is a two-week festival of collaborative learning events, illuminating creative, disruptive and innovative ways in which we...
Co-production Clinic Sessions

Co-production Clinic Sessions

Do you need some support getting your project off the ground?   Do you want to set aside some time to reflect on what is working and what could be improved in your project?   Have you got stuck with a challenge in your co-production process?   Join us...
Using the planner to navigate tricky conversations

Using the planner to navigate tricky conversations

Hello from Govan Community Project! My name is Tilly and I’m the project coordinator for our Participatory Action Research (PAR) project. PAR is a collaborative form of research, based around breaking down the hierarchy between “professional researcher” and the...
How to: Using character tools in co-production

How to: Using character tools in co-production

We have been working with a number of different organisations and projects to support them to use the co-production project planner. One thing that we often discussed is trying to navigate the number of different tools that are available to us when we are facilitating...