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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How to run a repair event: 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
Looking for classroom materials for teaching repair 3 July 20, 2021
Please suggest few workshop topics which will be useful to householders? 2 July 6, 2021
How to help the repair movement get bigger 2 July 5, 2021
Searing report on racism and Eurocentricism in craft - what applies to our community? 1 July 5, 2021
Fake virus test on mac 7 June 19, 2021
Repair Connects: a new tool for repairing remotely 8 June 16, 2021
Poll: How long does it take to organise a repair event 6 June 14, 2021
New crowdfunding opportunity in the UK - Actionfunder 1 June 9, 2021
Volunteers Week - 1st - 7th June / Environment and Conservation Day 3 May 27, 2021
Bringing repair to the classroom 7 May 26, 2021
New European Bauhaus Prizes 2021 3 May 11, 2021
New to the community: mentors and growing a repair group 6 May 8, 2021
Any laptop maintanance tips for 9yrs olds? 7 May 7, 2021
Repair Together - Le Repair Café Mobile Tour 8 April 29, 2021
Tool Library: Suggestions 7 March 20, 2021
New Centre in Grangemouth, Falkirk, Scotland 7 March 10, 2021
Holding an online Hackney Fixers Restart Party 11 March 3, 2021
Dive into the life of a mobile - our new website "Materials Matter" 6 February 24, 2021
New repair cafe Overton Hampshire 13 January 13, 2021
Building a Local Repair Directory in Bengaluru 3 November 21, 2020
Join the Global Fixers Discord Server 2 October 2, 2020
Sign our letter to get a fairer deal from insurers 10 September 25, 2020
Hands on approach in learning discussion 1 September 19, 2020
We are expanding the Repair Directory, together with you! 1 September 4, 2020
Repair games 11 August 18, 2020
Working with councils and local authorities (UK) 10 July 15, 2020
Starting a repair shop 3 June 22, 2020
Restart grantees: update on regional activity to boost community repair in the UK 6 April 18, 2020
Funding opportunity from a carbon-offsetting company 21 April 15, 2020