Resource Type: Podcast | Speaker: Mary Emery
In this podcast Mary Emery talks about the Community Capitals approach and how it could be helpful to you in your community work.
Resource Type: Tool | Author: Knight Foundation
What can a community do to measure the quality of its information environment, identify its information needs and take steps to build a more robust news and information ecosystem?
Resource Type: Publication | Author: Jim Cavaye
Rural community development is a process conducted by community members. It is a process where local people can not only create more jobs, income and infrastructure,but also help their community become fundamentally better able to manage change.
Resource Type: Tool | Author : Falls Brook Center
This manual developed by the Falls Brook Centre helps communities start a process of renewal and resilience.
Resource Type: Audio Seminar | Speaker: Catharine Goulet, Mary and Charles Ewing, George Donahue
This three-part audio seminar series explores how to facilitate the meaningful participation of low-income individuals in leadership roles at both grassroots and more formal levels. This 3rd audio seminar explores how The Community Action Agency and Regent Park Neighbourhood Initiative are examples of capacity...
Resource Type: Audio Seminar | Speaker: Peter Block and John McKnight
In this seminar, two compelling thinkers – John McKnight and Peter Block – share some of their ideas for awakening the power of neighbourhoods and families, and illustrate the value of an abundant community.
Resource Type: Tool | Author: John McKnight
Asset Mapping, using a capacity inventory tool, is an important activity in asset-based community development which identifies and emphasizes community strengths rather than needs.