WELCOME TO THE RELATIONSHIPS OBSERVATORY

What do we need to do now to look back on 2020 as the year we not only helped each other in an emergency, but also the year we changed for good?

In early March – when the spread of coronavirus gathered pace – we established The Relationships Observatory. Here we are gathering examples and insights and using what we learn to help sustain and develop the positives beyond the crisis.

The Moment We Noticed

Bringing together contributions from over 50 collaborators, The Moment We Noticed draws together what we’ve learnt from 100 days of behaving differently

The Spirit of Lockdown

What’s your #SpiritOfLockdown? Our storybook will help you bottle the spirit of your best days to build back better, stronger, and more connected

Sightings from the Observatory

Each week we’ll be publishing reflections on sightings from the Observatory. Where possible, we’ll group sightings by theme to provide structure, but it will take a while to get the formulae right. We would welcome feedback to david@relationshipsproject.org

The thinking around the Observatory

This short blog series shares more about the thinking behind the initiative and dives deeper into some of the issues raised in the Sightings.
Shifting Power

Shifting Power

In brief In this, the latest in our series of lockdown reflections by our network of observers, Relate's Director of Services, Ben Collins, reflects on what lockdown has taught us about power within service delivery.  Another busy week in lock down – feeling...

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A Message of Hope and Solidarity

A Message of Hope and Solidarity

In brief In this beautiful message of hope, Khaled A reflects on the similarities between his experience as an asylum seeker and our shared experience of lockdown. He says “the mutual experience can help us all to understand each other better.” Khaled is originally...

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