Combining DIY cultivation with community-centred justice work like shared meals, workshops, campaigning and organising, RHYZE Mushrooms’ work is rooted in mycelial values: community, collaboration and mutual aid.
Pilton Community Health Project has been working in the Pilton area since 1984, making it the oldest community health project in Scotland. They are rooted in the community and have always worked using a community development approach to tackle ill health in the area. It is a process that includes: promoting learning, knowledge, skills, confidence and the ability to act collectively, taking positive action to address inequalities in power, access and participation and strengthening organisation. Alongside networking and leadership with and between communities, working for change through increased local democracy and participation and involvement in public affairs.