SEND in Museums Project Resources

Date updated:  20/08/2019

  "The children were alert, joining in, had fun. It was a relaxed visit and we went with what worked well. The resource can be…

Guide on non-user consultation in museums

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Non-user consultation is a requirement for every Accredited Museum. If you would like to improve how you consult with new communities, here is some help.…

Age of Creativity

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Age of Creativity is a national platform for everyone who believes that creativity can support older people to enjoy better health, wellbeing, and quality of…

Working Towards an Audience Development Plan

Date updated:  04/03/2021

Presentation from 'Working Towards an Audience Development Plan' workshop delivered by Nicky Boyd in January 2015 as part of the activities of the Hampshire Solent…

Arts Council England Family Friendly Toolkit

Date updated:  30/04/2019

This toolkit is designed to support arts organisations wishing to make a commitment to families, making it easier for families to take part in the…

Arts Derby Audience Development Toolkit

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Arts Derby Audience Development Toolkit. Author: Louise Cogman. One of the resources collated and shared by the Hampshire Solent 'Audience Development' Peer Development Group. Download…

2014 Arts Award Supporter Starter Kit

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Trinity College has launched this revised Starter Kit for organisations wanting to become Arts Award Supporters. There is also a new website aimed specifically at…

Arts Award & Museums – a Case Study

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Arts Award and Cornwall’s Museums Best Practice Case Study In 2013/14 a group of museums in Cornwall (National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Falmouth Art Gallery, Porthcurno Telegraph…

VisitEngland Market Research

Date updated:  26/04/2019

VisitEngland publishes useful research into tourism and leisure markets that museums can use both to inform their planning and to provide evidence for advocacy and…

Guidance on accesible toilets

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Based on notes provided by Cassie Herschel-Shorland, Access and Museum Design Consultant, via the GEM list: The following provision is recommended and to meet…

HLF: Thinking about Audience Development

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Guidance to help you think about audience development – that is how you can engage more people, and a wider range of people, with heritage.…

MLA Access for All Toolkit

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Self-assessment toolkit designed to enable organisations to develop effective strategies for examining current performance, identify areas for improvement and develop more accessible and inclusive policies…

MLA Self-Assessment Checklist: Cultural Diversity

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Self-assessment tool to help museums, libraries and archives to develop an understanding of their current practice and to encourage positive developments in relation to cultural…

Museums Association diversify toolkit

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Practical guidance and advice for employers in the museum sector on introducing positive-action schemes and creating a diverse workforce Download MA diversify toolkit

Communication Strategies for the Digital Age Handouts

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Agnes Guylas' presentation Download Communication_Strategies_for_the_Digital_Age___AG_presentation_3.pdf... Kal Sajad's presentation     Useful Links Getting started with Twitter How to use Twitter - wikihow How to use Twitter - digital…

Disability Briefing

Date updated:  26/04/2019

A Disability Briefing presentation given by Brighton & Hove Council in November 2013. Download Disability_Briefing___Brighton___Hove_Council__Nov_2013.ppt...

Social Media Essentials Handouts

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Agnes Guylas presentation Download Social_Media_1___AG_presentation.pdf... Kal Sajad's presentation Download Social_Media_1___KS_presentation.pdf...

World Stories Final Report 2013

Date updated:  26/04/2019

The Final Report of the World Stories South East project, run between November 2012-March 2013 and funded through ACE Strategy Support Fund. Download WorldStoriesFinalReport2013.pdf... You…

SEWS mental health project – report of phase 1, 2008

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Written by Jocelyn Goddard, Natalie Chambers, Neil Goddard, and Rebecca Linley for the Surrey, East & West Sussex Museum Development Service, 2008. Download SEWS_mental_health_project___report_of_phase_1__2008.doc... You…

Different Stories New Perspectives Final Report, 2010

Date updated:  30/04/2019

The Final Report, by Sonia Rasbery, 2010 - a community engagement in museums project funded by Renaissance South East. Download Different_Stories_New_Perspectives___Final_Report__2010.doc... You might also like…

Different Stories New Perspectives Project Booklet, 2010

Date updated:  30/04/2019

A community engagement in museums project funded by Renaissance South East.  Booklet edited by Helen Derbyshire & Sonia Rasbery, 2010. Download Different_Stories_New_Perspectives___Project_Booklet__2010.pdf...   You might…

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