REPORT: Connecting Community – 2016 Highlights
 REPORT: Improving Neighbourhood Safety – 2016 Highlights

These resources are provided to support people who are living and working in their local communities to create positive change. All but the section, Working with Partners, are organized using the same themes as are used in the Ottawa Neighbourhood Social Capital Forum tools. Further resources will be added as they become available. If you have a resource that you think others would find useful in their local community development, please contact so that we can add it to this living collection of resources.


Access to Community Services

Access to Space

Access to Transportation

Addressing Poverty


Civic Participation and Leadership

Community Safety (Personal and Property)


Connecting Neighbours

Equity and Inclusion

 Good Food for All

Health and Well-being

Legal Supports

Opportunities for Children and Youth

Traffic and Walking Safety

Working with Partners

Don’t See What You Are Looking For?

The Creating the Change We Want guide includes: