Our mission is to help public service organisations, programmes and projects focus on what matters to people and communities. We do this through our flexible collection of products and services, which we have developed from decades of work with academic, policy and practice projects and programmes. We also want to contribute to our mission by sharing some of our knowledge and experience more widely through the content of this website under the following terms and conditions:

By visiting and browsing our website www.matter-of-focus.com and its subpages, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our website privacy policy govern our relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website. The term ‘Matter of Focus’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website which is Matter of Focus (the trading name for Outcome Focus: Evidence, Action, Change Ltd.); a limited company registered in Scotland, registration number SC566111; our registered postal address is 64 Cumberland Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6RE

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • Unless otherwise stated, the contents of this website is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics.
  • This website and its content is subject to change without notice.
  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. The knowledge and experience behind the content has been generated from extensive work with academic, policy and practice projects and programmes, however it does not constitute legal or specific professional advice. Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • No part of this website may be reproduced or stored on any other website or included in any public electronic retrieval system or service without prior written permission from Matter of Focus. However;
  • You are permitted to print, download or quote from the content of the pages if you provide full acknowledgement to ownership of the content belonging to Matter of Focus and include a link to www.matter-of-focus.com (or the specific subpage URL hosting the content).
  • This website may include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).