Thank you for visiting this website.  Please note, the Creative Communities Unit no longer operates.  This website refers to archive projects. If you are interested in community and civic engagement at Staffordshire University please contact Nic Gratton at

Welcome to the Creative Communities Unit at Staffordshire University.  We are a small team of Senior Lecturers and Associates who deliver a range of projects, teaching and training programmes and research activities which helps:

  • Staffordshire University staff and students to connect with communities
  • Organisations to engage with people in a meaningful way
  • Develop the knowledge base of how we can work together with people to make a difference