We Are People Know How

Unlocking your ideas for a better future today


We are an organisation founded upon the principles of Social Innovation. Here at People Know How we believe in the power of your ideas, in your potential to create innovative solution to solve wider social issues.
We aim to support and empower individuals and organisations to mobilise their assets and realise their true potential. Often people do not realise that they know how and that is where we come in, supporting and empowering people.

People Now How's team at the office

Our Projects

We might be small but we have big dreams. Check out our latest projects!


  • Students at Social Innovation Academy
    Learning For Change
    Providing supportive learning environments, empowering people to share their lived experiences, whilst gaining new skills that they apply in real life.
  • Our volunteers discussing the result from their consultation
    Consulting Communities
    We consult communities helping them identify their needs and the solutions that will help them fulfil their potential and solve social issues.
  • Joined hands of people from different cultures
    Connecting Cultures
    We promote and facilitate dialogue connecting different cultures in Scotland toward identifying the solutions that will help them fulfil their potential.
  • Hands painted on a wall
    Transforming Lives
    We actively work with children, young people and older people recognising the value of intergenerational work to help them take positive actions.

Get Involved

Interested in joining our team? Check out our different opportunities!


Study with Us

Want to become an expert in Community Development? Apply to our course Social Innovation Academy and gain experience while facing real life challenges.

Apply now!

Our Projects

We are always working in developing new projects to create innovative solutions for our community. We have different roles available at the moment.

Find out more!

Social Research

Want to gain experience in Social Research? Review an article on a social issue of your choice and submit it to our website as lead author.

Start now!

What Our Volunteers Say About Us

Our Funders

We could not do what we do without your support, thank you!


Big Lottery Fund
Voluntary Action Fund
One City Trust