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"Building on the skills of local residents, the power of local associations, and the supportive functions of local institutions, asset-based community development draws upon existing community strengths to build stronger, more sustainable communities for the future.” ~http://www.abcdinstitute.org
Hello everyone!About three months ago I started a new job with the UC Davis Health System in Sacramento, CA. I'm the Community Liaison for the Department of Family and Community Medicine. In short, that means I'm in charge of getting our medical…Continue
"Community Engagement"... These two words seem to be very popular lately. I've been seeing them used in posts here on ABCD in Action, in articles for nonprofits that work in communities and neighborhoods, by governmental agencies seeking to hear…Continue
MeHi all, I am a Community Access Worker in an Mental Health Enablement service. I do a lot of community engagement. I am interested to find out any ideas or projects that have worked well? how important is community engagement to enablement?Continue
Hello, I am designing workshops for new immigrant parents on Community Engagement and I would appreciate if any of the group member can help in providing some material on volunteering within community/neighbourhood and some activities that can be…Continue