Resources

Posted on Feb 27 at 3:52pm

Working on the Root System of Social Connections in a Community

Using the metaphor of a forest’s root system to highlight the intricate web of social connections…

Posted on May 31 at 3:52pm

It's Not Just About the Buildings: How Community Development Organizations are Promoting Residents Mental Health

This articles posted by Medium outlines how a residential community promoted positive mental wellbeing…

Posted on May 12 at 3:52pm

A Guide for Building Sustainable and Resilient Collaboration

Tamarack Institute has developed a guide for building collaboration in cross-sectoral groups. This can…

Posted on May 12 at 3:52pm

TEDTalk: Great leadership is a Network, not a Hierarchy

Watch Gitte Frederiksen's TEDTalk where she discusses new ways to lead and how to do it!...

Posted on May 12 at 3:52pm

Sustainable, Accessible, Affordable Rural Transportation

On January 31 a panel of speakers discussed how to make affordable rural transportation a reality. You…

Posted on May 12 at 3:52pm

Hey Neighbour! Resources and Reports

Hey Neighbour! Collective is a group focused on improving social connectedness and community wellbeing…

Posted on May 12 at 3:52pm

Learn from the Social Animator Initiative in Vancouver

A partnership between the City of Vancouver and Concert Properties enabled a pilot project called Social…

Posted on May 12 at 3:52pm

Inspirational: How an 11-Year Old Helped Connect Neighbours Through the Pandemic

This Happy Cities blog shares the story of an 11 year old that was able to set up activities to support…

Posted on Mar 28 at 3:52pm

Cannabis and Mental Health Online Course

This youth-led project was created in collaboration with the Schizophrenia Society of Canada, Youth…

Posted on Mar 17 at 3:52pm

Happy Cities Blog: Community Engagement

Happy Cities is a Vancouver based organization that strives to create healthier, happier, and more connected…

Posted on Mar 17 at 3:52pm

Rural Immigration Toolkit

Are you looking for resources to support new Canadians, immigrants, and refugees in your community?…

Posted on Oct 21 at 3:52pm

Questions for Connection

In order to foster wellbeing within ourselves and within our communities, we must nourish six types…

Posted on Sep 24 at 3:52pm

Guide to Sharing Circles

The intention of creating a sacred space- The Sharing Circle basic recipe is very simple but is open…

Posted on Sep 15 at 3:52pm

Mental Health & Well-Being: Considerations for the Built Environment

This report discusses several elements of the built environment that can impact mental health and wellbeing.…

Posted on Feb 7 at 3:52pm

Living Room Conversations

“Getting at the heart of what we share in common with one another, these conversations have powerful,…