28th July 2017

Impact Management Programme funding available – sign up by 6 September

Triangle and the Outcomes Star are an approved Provider for the Growth Strand of the Impact Management Programme.  The programme is designed to improve how charities and social enterprises approach impact management, with the Growth strand specifically targeted at organisation who already measure some impact or outcomes data and who would like to grow and scale […]

29th June 2017

Interested in collaborating with Triangle on Star research?

Triangle is looking for organisations to collaborate with on research into versions of the Outcomes Star. We are particularly interested in carrying out psychometric analysis to evidence that the Stars are both valid and reliable measurement tools, but are open to designing the research with you and adding other research questions that are of particular […]

29th June 2017

Introducing Scale Checkers to support accurate Star data

The Outcomes Star Scale Checkers are tools developed by Triangle for organisations using the Outcomes Star, to evaluate how well members of staff understand the Journey of Change and scales for the Star they use. They are designed to be completed by workers who use the Star, have Star licences and who have completed core Star […]

29th June 2017

The Outcomes Star: 10 years of innovation and learning for homelessness and housing

In 2006 the landscape in housing, health and social care looked a little different to today.  Measuring and managing outcomes was becoming a hot topic but the practice was patchy, confusing and not always with the service user in mind.  Working with St Mungo’s to develop an outcomes measuring tool that eventually became the Outcomes […]

21st February 2017

Apply to Access’ Impact Management programme

Triangle were recently confirmed as registered Providers for the Impact Management Programe launched by Access, the Foundation for Social Investment. The Impact Management Programme aims to build the capacity of charities and social enterprises to manage their impact.  It includes training, peer to peer support, expert advice and grant-funding for Impact Management projects. As registered […]

7th December 2016

Seasonal news from Triangle

December 2016 marks 10 years since publication of the original Outcomes Star for the homelessness sector. We never imagined that 10 years later there would be 30 Stars and 30 people working with Triangle in the UK, with Stars used in more than a dozen countries worldwide and translations including Finnish, Italian and Chinese. Triangle […]

24th October 2016

Outcomes Star highlighted to House of Lords Committee

The Outcomes Star has been highlighted to the House of Lords Select Committee on Charities as a simple and beneficiary-focused way for small and medium charities to measure and support change. Last week, Paul Streets, CEO of Lloyds Bank Foundation, gave evidence to the House of Lords Select Committee on Charities around the charity sector’s […]

26th August 2016

Developing a new Star for supporting sustainable tenancies

Today, our collaborators Loretto Care launch their pilot programme, testing out the new, draft Tenancy Star with young people.  The pilot will be led by their expert staff and will gather feedback on the new tool directly from young people who are living in social housing or in private rented accommodation, and who may need […]

22nd June 2016

Changes to the way you can access the Outcomes Star – launched today!

A few weeks ago we announced some changes we were making to the way people can access the Outcomes Star.  For the full information, you can read that email here. These changes go live today:   Updated account fees for all licence types, but without any increase in prices for existing clients New access to […]

23rd May 2016

Changes to the way you can access the Outcomes Star – launching June 2016

We’ve been working on a number of changes to improve the way Triangle supports organisations to use the Outcomes Star.  The changes will launch on June 22nd 2016 and are across four areas: Stamped PDFs, badges and certificates for Licensed Star Users Access to all materials via the Star Online portal for all licence types […]