Casserole Club on London Live: Keeping the community in touch with elderly

Ben Matthews

Casserole Club, our community food sharing project, was recently featured on London Live, the Capital’s TV channel. In a feature called “Keeping the community in touch with elderly”, we’re given an inside view into what happens when a Casserole Club mealshare takes place and how a cook and diner find the whole experience. Thanks to…

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FutureGov’s 7th Birthday

Dominic Campbell

FutureGov turns seven this week.  All presents welcome, but only a fool would try to give all 35 of us the bumps!  We’re so proud of where we’ve come from and where we’re heading, here’s a look at FutureGov in numbers over seven memorable years. (Click to view a larger version of the infographic)

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Job Opportunity: Executive Chair

Ben Matthews

FutureGov are looking for an Executive Chair to work with our senior leadership team in growing the company to its ambitious full potential. Read the job description below and if this sounds like the opportunity for you, email Dominic Campbell at dom@wearefuturegov.com and Carrie Bishop at carrie@wearefuturegov.com with a CV and covering letter, or if…

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The council, the cook and the diner: Casserole Club in Australia

Ben Matthews

(Photos: Rob Gateley. Reproduced with the permission of Macedon Ranges Shire Council) FutureGov’s community food sharing project Casserole Club is up and running in Australia. And it’s off to a flying start. Here is an article from the Municipal Association of Victoria’s (MAV) quarterly magazine, CiVic, which recently ran a feature on Casserole Club to show…

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Job Opportunity: Innovation Consultant

Ben Matthews

Are you a consultant who is excited by the challenges involved in innovating in the public sector ? We’re looking for an experienced consultant who can work with our existing innovation team to design and build the digital products of the future. Sound up your street? Read the job description and if you fancy your…

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Job Opportunity: Senior Sales Manager

Ben Matthews

Are you excited by the challenges involved in the public sector and have experience in sales? We’re looking for an experienced sales person to join our sales team to advise on our sales and marketing strategy, generate leads, develop opportunities and meet (or exceed) our competitive sales targets. Sound up your street? Read the job description…

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FutureGov to speak at SPIDER Service Design conference #SDFPS

Ben Matthews

We all know that our public services need to be more innovative; they need to be simpler to use, better at meeting citizens needs and – at the same time – they need to do this more efficiently than ever before. But, how do you actually go about delivering on these ambitions? That’s the question…

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Digital development and innovation: Q&A with the Innovation Labs team

Ben Matthews

Doc Ready, our app to help young people discuss mental health issues with their doctor, was part of the Innovation Labs, a programme that funded seven apps and websites to improve young people’s mental health. The Innovation Labs is coming to an end, so they’ve produced an evaluation report on the digital development stage of the Innovation Labs initiative….

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Job Opportunity: Data Analyst at FutureGov

Ben Matthews

Are you a Data Analyst who is excited by the challenges involved in unlocking public sector data? For our new open data project we’re looking for a freelance contractor who can provide advice and guidance on data anonymisation and information governance. Job Type: Temporary contract Duration: 30 days (subject to day rates) over the 3 months…

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FutureGov help make Impact Hub Birmingham a reality #EpicBrum

Ben Matthews

We’ve been big fans of the Impact Hub movement. As well as being one of our first homes – we got growing and expanded at Impact Hub Kings Cross – we ran the Public Service Launchpad out of Impact Hub Westminster. So when we heard that Impact Hub Birmingham were launching a kickstarter to help them open the doors…

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