How to repair in your community


Repair in schools We’re looking for student leaders, educators and community volunteers who would like to help change the way we use electronics. Can we — or the planet — afford to upgrade every two years? Every year? Our throw-away approach to electronics is leading us towards environmental catastrophe and it is stressing us out. Working with businesses This category is for anything related to working with local (repair) businesses. Discuss your ideas, share your stories and best practices!
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Community Call Thursday 14 Nov: The Right to Repair & community events

With the recent launch of the European Right to Repair campaign, we’re pushing for new rules to make products more repairable. An important part of this process is to bring voices from community repair groups on the grou…

2 November 11, 2019
:telephone_receiver: Community call schedule

Every two months, we run a video/audio call for the community. These are great chances to meet and learn from others (especially if you’re new here), build confidence through sharing experiences and stay in touch outside…

6 September 24, 2019
The Restart Party Kit

So you want to host your own Restart Party? Great news. They’re super fun, super radical and super hands on. :wrench: If you haven’t thrown a Restart Party before, we know it can seem a little daunting. So we’ve put to…

7 August 16, 2018
Schools discussion at Fixfest 2019 2 November 12, 2019
How can we make our events more diverse at Evanston Repair Clinic? 3 November 11, 2019
Encouraging gender diversity - learnings from the Coder Dojo 1 November 11, 2019
Open call for applications: grants to support your regional work in the UK **deadline 7th Oct** 19 November 11, 2019
Component-level repair businesses - what customers need to know 1 November 4, 2019
A visit to Armstrong Audio in Walthamstow (NE London) 1 October 30, 2019
A visit to TFix in Mitcham (South London) 1 November 4, 2019
Connecting with businesses

Community repair is a great way of bringing people together and fighting the ever growing stream of e-waste. With our Restart Parties, we empower people to take full ownership of their devices and show that repair is eas…

2 November 4, 2019
Burning Man grant 3 October 30, 2019
Microvolunteering - and how to grow it 5 October 30, 2019
Tally counter web page to show items in broken/out fixed 6 October 30, 2019
Repair Mindset, Thinking Routines, "Repair Disposition" 2 October 21, 2019
Need tools? iFixit is now offering grants for repair tools 1 October 15, 2019
Gdpr data records 7 September 30, 2019
Grants to support your regional work in the UK - your input needed by 17th Sept 21 September 26, 2019
Como organizar un evento de reparaciones 9 September 10, 2019
Finding funding for a municipal network! (Restarters Barcelona) 15 September 4, 2019
:telephone_receiver: Finding help nearby (Community Call, 18/07/19, 7-8pm) 5 July 19, 2019
Designing a survey 3 July 2, 2019
Guidance: safety, risk and insurance at community repair events 1 October 10, 2018
Useful media talking points 1 December 1, 2018
About spoons and spudgers(*): community repair for neurodivergents 8 June 18, 2019
:telephone_receiver: Community Call test run [live video/audio 6:30-7pm] 2 June 18, 2019
Introducing community calls. What do you want to talk about? 4 June 17, 2019
Let's collect and share feedback at our events - not just fixing data! 15 August 6, 2019
Supporting a new group in Faringdon 9 June 3, 2019
I want to register a new group 6 March 29, 2019