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Wherever you are on your campaigning journey, we can help.
Now, more than ever, we need to reconnect with our missions and explore how to do things differently.
Our unique analysis of social change and the potential for power in civil society (which we call Social Power) will help you to interrogate your practice, culture and tactics. Using our years of experience as campaigners and change-makers, ongoing research and real-world applications of our findings, we can help you to achieve lasting and transformative change.
How our in-depth consultancy and support can help you
Who we work with
If you have a role in creating social change, we want to work with you. From large charities to small community-based organisations, from trade unions to funders. We also work with companies who want to ensure that their contribution to social change is more than window-dressing.
I just wanted to say thank you so much for the excellent training session yesterday! We all really enjoyed it and left feeling energised and full of ideas.”
Head of Campaigns and Public Affairs, Centre for Ageing Better
SMK made the training interesting and understandable. It was accessible and useful for people who are seasoned campaigners and those newer to the approach.”
Director of Programmes, Barrow Cadbury Trust
SMK are an absolute pleasure to work with. One of my favourite providers. I love their creativity and they provide excellent facilitation.”
Learning and Development Manager, Institute of Physics
Consultancy blogs: a deeper dive into our consultancy
SMK was first commissioned by the Institute of Physics in 2021 to develop a bespoke campaign training programme. We have now run the programme twice and trained over 20 staff in total. The Institute of Physics is the professional body for physics across the UK and...
SMK’s consultancy is framed around our unique analysis of social change and the potential for power in civil society. In 2022, we worked with over 20 clients – including charities, funders, and umbrella bodies - to interrogate their campaigning practice and tactics...
As part of its consultancy role, SMK was delighted to collaborate with the Consumer Council for Water (CCW) this year – helping the organisation to take its first steps in its campaigning journey to affect social change. CCW represents water consumers – including...
Me, personally, I love the Sheila McKechnie Foundation’s Social Change Grid. It resonates with me as it made the complexities of working within a huge sector easier to navigate. I was very new to the term ‘social change’ but the Grid and the Social Power Report easily...
Social Change Library
Deepen your knowledge about change.
Keen to take your learning even further? Here are resources we think are well worth a read or listen for those new to social change and those looking for something new.