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We support progress in public service and social impact organisations.

Helping teams tackle their big challenges, improve services and deliver for people.

We are not-for-profit.

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Supporting Progress

We offer services which benefit your organisation, teams and the people using your services. Our experts understand your challenges, and work with you to guide progress and deliver your aims.

We work with our partners to:

Inform policy

through research and real world evidence

Improve practice

through training, tools and resources

Implement change

through change management and implementation support

Improve services

through learning and evaluation.

With joined up services and support from experts:

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Research, evidence, evaluation

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Design, development, implementation

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Management, training, progress

OUR services
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“The participants had a great day out and came away feeling that their experiences
were heard, and their input could make a real difference in the future"

Sharon Burke
Beachaire Fund, 2024

“The clarity of purpose and skilful application of programme management resources brought by colleagues in CES has been invaluable for the HSE team.”

Derek Chambers
Policy Lead, HSE Mental Health Operations

“Very approachable staff who didn't 'talk down' in providing knowledge or guidance.”

Project lead, 2021

“We want to pay tribute to the role that CES has played in developing and fostering
relationships between the projects, allowing for best practice and innovation in how we
support families in Northern Ireland.”

Kate Beggs
The National Lottery Community Fund, Northern Ireland, 2021

"Putting in place the necessary structures, methodology and frameworks to support
and enable its delivery, the CES team members led the programme team to deliver
with impact."

Noreen Curtin
Community Testing Lead, Covid Operations (HSE)

We work with organisations across the island of Ireland, including:

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Training and Events

We deliver customised training to teams and organisations in the public and not for profit sectors. We work with you to tailor a programme around your unique needs.

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Change management bootcamp

Our three day, interactive programme will help you to collaborate, implement new programmes and approaches to improve your service.
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