This category will recognise the community that is connected to councils, businesses and each other, can access services easily and quickly and communicate activities and events taking place in the area with the click of a mouse. This category will take into account a community’s use of social media and websites that promote community initiatives, whether that be information on coffee mornings, parent and baby groups, local markets or jumble sales.

  • Describe how your community is connected, include details of communication methods both online and offline, The community response and the volume of interacting with the service  (40%)
  • Describe how the communities use of social media and websites promote community initiatives. (30%)
  • Outline the improvement in community connections as a result of community connection methods used. (30%)