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Felicitations!! to the New Safe People Creating Change Graduates!

Felicitations to our Fall-Winter Safe People Creating Change Graduates hosted by the Community Development Framework and the Coalition of Community Houses! Graduation was held on 29 November, 2018 after participants successfully completed 5 enriching  training sessions held from October to November. Participants graduated with a well rounded understanding of how to reach out to and [...]

2019-01-02T20:19:18+00:00December 20th, 2018|News, SPCC|0 Comments

Ottawa Residents Lead the Way in Their Own Local Communities

Who better to step-up and tackle the issues facing their neighbourhood than the residents themselves? Nearly 150 residents and service providers from 40 Ottawa neighbourhoods gathered at the Confederation Education Centre on Thursday November 13th for the fifth annual Community Development Framework Learning Forum The theme Resident Leadership Comes in All Shapes and Sizes brought [...]

2017-06-15T09:49:34+00:00March 2nd, 2015|Events|0 Comments

Creating The Change We Want Training – Fall 2014

Ottawa Residents and Community Development Staff invited to participate is 6-month training session to build neighbourhood capacity. Un nouveau cycle de formation de 6 mois débutera en octobre Creating the Change We Want (CCWW) supports neighbourhoods by providing city-wide capacity building facilitation training for resident leaders and community workers from a cross-section of agencies. The [...]

2017-06-15T09:49:34+00:00September 16th, 2014|CCWW, Success Stories|0 Comments

Making Votes Count Café Training June 4

Residents and community development staff from across the City share and learn new ways to engage neighbourhoods in municipal election. Neighbourhood teams learn to use the Making Votes Count Café as a tool to help residents across Ottawa understand how municipal politics are related to everyday life, know who can vote and how to vote [...]

2015-04-23T13:43:05+00:00June 10th, 2014|Success Stories|0 Comments

CCWW meeting with Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses

Community Houses are key partners in creating positive change in neighbourhoods On May 1st several Community House leader and Community Developers from the Coalition of Community Health an Resources met with Community Development Framework Team (CDF). Meeting objectives were to help familiarise participants with the Creating the Change We Want Guide for building neighbourhood capacity, [...]

2016-08-23T14:29:54+00:00May 5th, 2014|CCWW, Success Stories|0 Comments

Celebrating a new cohort of Creating The Change We Want Facilitators

Graduation of 22 new resident-facilitators and community development staff on April 23rd. Training participants from across the City along with the Facilitation Team and supporting partners will be attending a celebration in honour of the successful completion of the 6-month Creating the Change We Want training programme / Programme de formation Créer le changement que [...]

2016-08-23T14:30:20+00:00April 1st, 2014|CCWW, Success Stories|0 Comments

Creating the Change We Want event in Ottawa South

Russell Heights Residents came together with members of the Tenants Association, Resident-Facilitators and staff from Ottawa Community Housing and South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre  on March 4 to discuss ways of working together to bring about positive change in their community.  Participants shared many ideas on how to foster  relationships between neighbours such as being welcoming [...]

2016-08-23T14:30:50+00:00March 11th, 2014|CCWW, Success Stories|0 Comments