Catalyst Consultancy

Creating change in YOUR COMMUNITY

Catalyst is a professional consultancy service which supports businesses, local councils, social enterprises and community groups to achieve their objectives and create positive change in Devon.

Catalyst. Creating change in Devon

Provided by independent charity Devon Communities Together, Catalyst draws on over 50 years’ experience in rural and community development. We work with clients of all sizes on a wide range of bespoke services designed to help identify solutions to their challenges and bring them to fruition. 

The Catalyst team includes experts on business planning, fundraising strategies, neighbourhood planning and localism, community owned assets, stakeholder consultation, training, marketing, rural housing, community owned assets, governance and legal structures and feasibility studies. We can tailor a package of support that suits your objectives.


Our services include:

  • Fundraising bids and strategies
  • Community engagement
  • Feasibility studies
  • Stakeholder consultation
  • Neighbourhood planning and localism powers
  • Governance and legal structures
  • Community Owned assets
  • Rural housing services
  • Training/mentoring
  • Marketing
  • Business plans

"Fantastic information about charities and trading."

Catalyst's professional consultancy team will:

  • be a trusted voice using our unique rural reach
  • provide honest advice that achieves solutions
  • introduce innovative models of good practice
  • achieve effective community participation
  • be a knowledgeable and approachable extension of your team

For an initial, no commitment, discussion about your requirements please contact:
Dawn Eckhart on 01392 248919 ext*7170 or email dawn@devoncommunities.org.uk