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CDF Learning Forum 2016: Celebrating Positive Change in Our Community

July 5th, 2016|0 Comments

On the evening of May 31st, over 170 people who live and work in communities [...]

New group working in neighbouhoods to create positive change

June 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Congrats to this group of 31 residents and community development staff from Lowertown, Ottawa South, [...]

Train-the-Trainer event for Creating the Change We Want Participants

April 13th, 2016|0 Comments

On March 10, a group of 22 participants from 9 different neighbourhood explored ways of [...]

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Learn what other Ottawa area neighbourhoods are actively working on and how they are approaching the changes they want. From garbage, to pedestrian safety, to food initiatives, be inspired and get connected.


“The Community Development Framework brings together residents, community organizations, and city services in priority neighbourhoods across Ottawa. Together, we address neighbourhood issues by building on neighbourhood strengths and taking action. “

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