We look at reusing spaces in a creative way for the benefit of communities.

Bridging the skills gap in the urban regeneration sector 2021

With European partners we will test and develop a toolkit to support students and young professionals participate more fully in the spatial design and planning process - reducing distances between stakeholders and creating opportunities for local co-design.

The Liberties Test Bed 2021

Developing our engagement model with The Liberties community to launch an evidenced-based model for community led-innovation in Irish communities.

The Social Innovation Hub, Dublin 8 2021

Coming soon, Innovate Communities are excited to announce we will be refurbishing our next vacant space and transforming it into our second hub! Watch this space for more information!

The Social Innovation Hub, Ballymun (ongoing)

In a vibrant capital city, Innovate Communities is proud to offer a highly affordable coworking home to innovative new businesses and not-for-profits.

A Conversation of Possibilities, Terenure (complete)

When a discussion began about how to develop and expand Terenure Enterprise Centre (TEC), to enable to it to serve all the people who use it, Innovate Communities instigated a collaborative series of conversations to get everyone’s viewpoint on the right way forward.

Reuse of Old Library, Dun Laoghaire (complete)

Set in the heart of Dun Laoghaire, the town’s much-loved former library occupies a prime position and finding it a fitting new role is a priority for the council. 

Building Communities - Not Just Houses, Poppintree (complete)

Demonstrating the model that has been co-designed, co-developed and co-delivered with a range of stakeholders, as one process for launching affordable social housing and development of a community.

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