• We're Hiring: Communications and Marketing Officer
    We’re Hiring: Communications and Marketing Officer
    Communications experts: we need your help! We are a north west based Social Enterprise that has been running since 2009. One of the UK leaders in the field of democratic innovation, we are passionate about and committed to creating a fairer and more sustainable world. We do...
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  • Top Tips for Public Engagement on Climate
    Top Tips for Public Engagement on Climate
    The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (UK Branch) invited funding applications from organisations planning different public engagement initiatives. They brought together six organisations to share knowledge and plans, collecting evidence on what turned out to be most effective in engaging the public around COP26. ...
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  • Visible, Valued and Supported
    Visible, Valued and Supported
    A Carers Week blog by Shared Future. We’re all concerned about the cost of living crisis. But there are some who are more invisible than most of us. Who are really struggling. Have been ‘just about managing’ at best, for too long. That is, an army of unpaid carers, 6.5...
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Our Vision is of a world where everyone feels they can take action to make a better life for themselves and for others. At Shared Future our motto is simple “We can do that here.” Read our Mission Statement to find out why we are called Shared Future


Shared Future are leaders in the fields of Participatory Budgeting and Citizen Inquiries/Juries. We can also provide expert advice on Community-Led Planning, Community Empowerment Projects, Ethical Business and Social Responsibility, plus many other areas.


Since Shared Future was founded in 2009, we’ve built a successful team of experienced consultants and practitioners who offer a diverse range of skills. We work together on worthwhile and stimulating projects that reflect our personal values.

"I thoroughly enjoyed working with Pete and Jez, and in particular I admired your excellent facilitation skills."

Helen McFarlane, Director,
Our Voice Programme, Scottish Health Council.