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OCSI news

Job Vacancy: User Support Officer

16th May 2024

We are looking for a User Support Officer to join the team…
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OCSI news

Announcing Local Insight 2.0, the place-based data platform from OCSI

23rd April 2024

We are proud to announce that we have successfully redeveloped and launched…
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Data analysis

What is the Scottish Community Needs Index?

5th April 2024

OCSI created the first version of the Community Needs Index in partnership…
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OCSI news

Job Vacancy: Customer Support Manager

17th January 2024

About OCSI Based in Brighton, we are a social research consultancy with…
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Research Projects

Uncovering Sussex: How OCSI’s research helps Sussex Community Foundation to tackle poverty

3rd January 2024

Sussex Community Foundation (SCF) is one of 46 community foundations across the…
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Research Projects

Everybody Needs Good Neighbourhoods: Insights from OCSI’s research on neighbourhood-based initiatives with Local Trust

20th December 2023

What is the impact of neighbourhood-based initiatives (NBIs) on community life? Do…
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OCSI news

Sport England uses Community Needs Index within their Place Partnerships work

14th December 2023

Sport England have recently announced that they are investing an additional £250…
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left behind neighbourhoods

Final report of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for left behind neighbourhoods

26th October 2023

The APPG for left behind neighbourhoods has published their final report on…
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OCSI news

Job vacancy: Communications and Client Care Officer

7th September 2023

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Case studies

How Everton in the Community use Local Insight to strengthen funding bids

8th August 2023

Everton in the Community (EitC) is a leading sports charity, working to…
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Indices of Deprivation

We are updating the English Indices of Deprivation

10th July 2023

We are delighted to announce that, following a competitive tender process, we…
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Research Projects

GambleAware – gambling harms data profiles

5th July 2023

GambleAware provides information to help people make informed decisions about their gambling….
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Resources and data

Community Needs Index 2023

24th May 2023

In 2018, we were commissioned by Local Trust to develop a quantitative…
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Resources and data

Census 2021 data: What has been released, what’s new and what’s changed?

24th May 2023

ONS has published all small-area data from Census 2021 – and there…
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Research Projects

Evaluation of funding data for Northamptonshire Community Foundation

16th May 2023

Northamptonshire Community Foundation distributes grants through a range of funds. The Household…
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