Out of sight… Out of mind Thurrock Take Part Pathfinder is managed by Thurrock Council. It forms part of the Take Part Pathfinder programme which is funded by the Department for Communities and Local Government. The aims of the Take Part local The aims of the Take Part local Pathfinder programme are: To build the skills and confidence of local people so that they can pursue civic activism, community leadership and lay governance roles (including those of local councilors). To support people and organisations in developing an understanding of barriers to participation, and how to overcome those barriers. To raise awareness of routes into lay governance roles, especially those involving LSP partners, and to support people in their progression through those routes. Click here to read Out of sight… Out of mind report in full.