Objective 3: Enabling Public Participation.

Support people and communities to engage and participate in the appropriate decision-making structures.

Promote and encourage communication between community groups and the local authority and other relevant bodies to help influence the actions and plans of these organisations.

Engage in county-wide structures to influence planning and policy making on behalf of our target groups.

Play a leading role in key county-wide structures such as the Local Community Development Committee (LCDC), the Public Participation Network (PPN), the Prevention Partnership & Family Support Network (PPFS), the Traveller Interagency Group, the Local Drug and Alcohol Taskforce, etc., to ensure that the voices of the disadvantaged or marginalised are heard.


Take up a role within ILDN or other similar bodies to engage and influence national policy.