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What does your community need?
Which local partners can help advocate for community needs?
Where can you learn new skills in your community?
Led by local women, the DOVE Workshop is a community education center in a former mine office. The Workshop was established during the Miners' Strike in Wales from 1984-1985 by women in the Miners' Support Group in the Dulais Valley. In addition to offering classes, DOVE hosts a diverse set of small-scale entrepreneurs, including a daycare, a community garden, and a cafe featuring local foods.
What are your community’s attractions?
What types of jobs could tourism development bring to your community?
What attractions could be utilized or transformed to attract visitors?
Creative Place Making
What is your creative outlet?
What community organizations support creativity?
What creative project do you want to see happen in your community?
Opportunities for Youth
What do young people in your community do for fun?
To make money?
What would make young people want to stay in your community?