Tag Archives: County of Wellington

Partnerships to eliminate poverty in Guelph are well poised

September 5, 2014

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The province has announced a renewed strategy to reduce poverty. This is good news and Guelph is well poised to participate given the work of the Guelph Wellington Taskforce for Poverty Elimination, County of Wellington, Neighbourhood Support Coalition, HOPE House, Guelph Wellbeing, Seed Community Food Hub, Bridges out of Poverty and many more innovative collaborations. […]

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Housing and homelessness: a community tipping point?

May 4, 2014

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There is an emerging thought leadership on the issue of housing and homelessness in Guelph that is very exciting and led by many passionate people. Housing and homelessness are complex issues not simply because of the many sectors that have some level of shared accountability for addressing them but also because the¬†housing sector is impacted […]

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Economic Summit well facilitated

January 23, 2013

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I was impressed with the facilitation at our recent Economic Summit that had been arranged by the Planning Committee.¬† It certainly contributed to a successful event and the notes are quickly being assembled to develop next steps. Here are my introductory remarks along with some of the visuals that were presented for those unable to […]

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