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Becki Morris has worked in the heritage sector for twenty years, specialising collections and inclusive practice. She is a member of two National Boards relating to Neurodiversity and is a qualified access auditor. DCN was launched in 2015 to provide a online hub of resources for inclusive practice in the heritage sector by working within and across sectors, including digital, governmental, third and corporate. These free resources are available via www.musedcn.org.uk DCN also works to support museums to develop inclusive practice via project development, strategy, auditing and collaboration with community groups. Recently DCN launched an online virtual Neurodiverse Museum Professionals Network via www.ndmusgrp.ning.com
What's going on in our community
Welcome to our online forum for people connected to our Great Place Scheme programme. As a UK-wide initiative we know how tricky it can be to get people in the same room so an online community is the perfect way to get folks connected, sharing and learning from each other. Whether you are... read more
OUR CRAFT CHANGES LIVES The Dry Stone Walling Association is offering the opportunity to train for a new career in the traditional craft of dry stone walling. With support from Heritage Lottery Fund Skills for the Future Programme , a National Training Bursary Project has been launched. Our new... read more
Yesterday we hosted a really intersting live chat on the topic of 'When is heritage?' . That is to say - how old does something have to be to be considered heritage? We invited some guests along to talk about their HLF-supported projects which deal with what might be considered 'contemporary'... read more
Stories, Stones and Bones was a dedicated programme created to help communities participate in Scotland's Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology with a focus on engaging new audiences. £850,000 was awarded to 98 projects across Scotland exploring all kinds of heritage. The programme aimed to get... read more