Voluntary sector advice surgeries


Our free, one-to-one advice surgeries are specifically designed to support practitioners working in the charity sector.

In the session our experts offer tailored, practical guidance on how to generate, use and get the most out of wellbeing data.

What can we cover?

Examples of areas we can support include:

  • How to develop a theory of change or identify pathways to wellbeing
  • Where to find evidence for your activities
  • How to carry out a wellbeing evaluation, beyond our Measure your wellbeing impact guidance
  • How to interpret your results
  • Troubleshooting evaluation and learning

Book a consultation

Select an available date below, add your email and a brief statement about the issue you would like to discuss, then click submit.

We will add more dates on a rolling basis, so check back or sign up to our email alert to hear when these are announced.


Who is running the surgeries?

Stewart Martin – Civil Society Lead

Stewart works with civil society representatives, local communities and professional researchers to fill evidence gaps, identify new research requirements, and communicate and use the existing global knowledge base about community wellbeing. His role is delivered in partnership with the Institute for Community Studies.

Margherita MusellaMargherita Musella – Evaluation Lead

Margherita advises charities, funders and government audiences on how to conduct and strengthen their wellbeing evaluations. She advises on appropriate methods, measures and approaches and promotes the use of evaluation data from UK projects and pilots to learn about “what works” to improve wellbeing.


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