Conducting Community Health Assesssments

Presented by Toronto Public Health, participants in this half day workshop will learn: -how to plan and implement a comprehensive community health assessment process -where to find current sources of data and how to interpret -how to engage key community stakeholders to determine your priority health issues -how to effectively share your findings Friday June […]

Conducting Community Health Assessments

Presented by Toronto Public Health, participants in this half day workshop will learn: -how to plan and implement a comprehensive community health assessment process -where to find current sources of data and how to interpret -how to engage key community stakeholders to determine your priority health issues -how to effectively share your findings Tuesday June […]

Collaborating for Greater Impact: Building an Integrated Data Ecosystem

This report from Mowat NFP’s Enabling Environment series analyzes how charities, funders, governments and academic institutions can create a more enabling environment for data collection, analysis and sharing for the charitable sectors in both Canada and the UK.Canada and the UK.Data about the charitable sector is a strategically important asset. But as we move towards […]

Community Hubs Facilitation Program

The Ministry of Infrastructure has launched a new program to support community organizations involved with developing community hubs at the local level across Ontario. The Facilitation Program supports community capacity building by providing facilitation services to enable the development and operation of sustainable and viable community hubs.  The program is intended to augment supports available […]

Surplus Property Transition Initiative

The Ministry of Infrastructure has re-launched an expanded version of the Surplus Property Transition Initiative, an existing program to support community organizations involved with developing community hubs at the local level across Ontario. The Surplus Property Transition Initiative helps organizations and community groups transition surplus publicly owned properties, such as schools, public hospitals or other […]

It’s CommunityHubsOntario.ca’s First Birthday!

And what a year it has been…. From our launch last spring, to a new design for the site, to our presence on social media – so much has happened this year! We wanted to take a minute to reflect on some of our milestones and thank you, our members, for your engagement and advice! […]

Carlington Hub

Background | Hub Partners | The Vision | The Journey | Benefits & Value Added | Lessons Learned & Advice The Carlington Hub in Ottawa, Ontario is a work in progress. This ambitious project is an interesting story because it highlights how the two Hub partners, Carlington Community Health Centre and Ottawa Community Housing, have […]

Havelock Hub, Havelock

Background | Hub Partners | The Vision | The Journey | Lessons Learned & Advice Background In many rural areas across the province of Ontario, basic social and health services are often not accessible without driving long distances. Havelock, one such rural area, needed a social services and health hub to provide multiple services in […]