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Other ways of involving people

Some other methods of enabling people to influence and participate in your work, which might be appropriate in certain contexts, include:

  • Staff recruitment and inductions
  • Training; design and delivery 
  • Conducting research – Peer Researchers
  • Conducting evaluation
  • Suggestion boxes 
  • Mystery shopping – for example, supporter relations, helplines 
  • User testing – websites and apps, for example.

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