We team up with organizations, enterprises, philanthropic foundations, end-users and public agencies to co-create and design groundbreaking social inventions, experiments and innovations that improve life-conditions for marginalized people in Denmark.
We have collected and developed knowhow and tools for social innovation and have full access to useful data and knowledge from our network and partners covering Denmark and the Nordic countries.
We are co-founders of SIX Nordic and Social Innovation Europe country partners.
Social+ Ideation is an idea development program and consultancy for organizations, municipalities and individuals where we co-develop your idea and contribute with creative input, constructive criticism, network, partnerships and funding strategies.
In Social+ Ideation we are your critical friend and creative co-creator.
Social+ Co-creation is a program for organizations and municipalities. In Social+ Co-creation we challenge and develop your early stage idea or problem by giving creative input, constructive criticism, building a network of partners and alliances and facilitating co-creation in the group of partners.
In Social+ Co-creation we are the critical, creative and strategic friend who keeps focus on the idea.
Social+ Skala is a counseling and feedback program aiming to scale and spread innovative social initiatives or help them become more financially and organizationally sustainable. We contribute with strategic input and ideas for funding.
In an experiment in the Municipality of Aarhus a total of 100 long-term unemployed citizens can budget up to DKK 50.000 and suggest how the funds should be used to get back in employment. The aim is to bring many more options than the traditional on the table and to ensure that citizens take and retain ownership and self- management. At the same time the aim is to develop a new culture of the employment-oriented cooperation between citizens and the municipality.
Social+ was lead in developing of the idea and designing the experiment. During the experiment Social+ partners the project with Social Development Centre SUS and the Municipality of Aarhus.
ULF Holidays offers pedagogue-free holidays for people with learning disabilities. The holidays are offered as group travels mainly to the Southern Europe. The main focus of the holidays is to strengthen and support the guests in the right to self-determination and empowerment. A small group of volunteers join the holiday and contribute with guidance and help, if the guests ask for it.
In the catering company Send flere krydderier the chefs are immigrant women who are not a part of the labour market.
FødevareBanken collect excess food and distribute it to social institutions. FødevareBanken is in the process of scaling nationwide, developing a customerbase and thereby becoming cost-effective.
Glad Fonden is the organization behind the app ‘Glad Tur’ – a guide to physical, cognitive and psychical accessibility on locations in the Danish society. The app offers equal opportunities to take part in the life of culture and society for people with a wide range of disabilities. The app is based on user-to-user information.
Tag Del is an online platform that makes it possible for more people to get involved in our societal challenges, to create better solutions through co-creation.
SIX Nordic is a network, where people working with social innovation in the Nordic Region can learn from each other’s failures and successes in their attempt to find innovative solutions to social problems.
SIX Nordic is first and foremost an online network of Nordic social innovators. But SIX Nordic also host annual events, where social innovators meet face-to-face to discuss the future steps for social innovation in the Nordic region.
SIX Nordic is for everyone working with and interested in social innovation in the Nordic countries: social innovators, public as well as private organizations, researchers as well as practitioners.
By being a part of SIX Nordic you can:
Share ideas, experiences of innovation, and innovation methods, failures and successes with Nordic colleagues
Get ideas for new solutions to the future social problems – nationally and across Nordic borders.
Join SIX Nordic
Join SIX Nordic by uploading a profile on www.sixnordic.org or by joining SIX Nordic on Facebook and Twitter. You can also sign up for SIX Nordics newsletter to get invitations for events straight into your mailbox.