The Local Strategic Partnership's Community Engagement Strategy

Department:
CEO
Contact:
Clare Walton
Phone:
01908 661623
Period:
01/04/2006 - 30/06/2006
Status:
Closed

Summary
The Local Strategic Partnership's Community Engagement Strategy "Using the Compact Codes of Good Practice for Consultation and Engagement as its backbone, and drawing together other policy documents relating to consultation, the community engagement strategy has been developed as part of the Community Strategy Action Plans."

Purpose
"Community participation and engagement is essential to secure sustainable improvement in public services and to re-engage citizens in the public decision making processes that affect their lives. Community engagement gives citizens an opportunity to inform Milton Keynes' Local Strategic Partnership (LSP) about the people's own vision for their communities and neighbourhoods and what they want and need in terms of service provision. It also enables local people to work with partners to impro