The Shelldale Centre, Guelph

The Shelldale Centre has strong roots in the Onward Willow community in Guelph, Ontario.  It was originally developed by local residents and supported by key service providers.  

Havelock Hub, Havelock

Starting in 2015, a collaborative of organizations founded the Havelock Hub, located approximately 60 kilometres outside of Peterborough in the village of Havelock. The collaborative recognized the interrelated challenges faced by people living in rural areas—the particular needs and barriers of people living in eight diverse municipalities and two First Nations communities.

The Langs Hub, Cambridge

Langs is a dynamic organization with six locations including the HUB@1145, its main location. There is much to learn from the innovation and leadership of this remarkable organization, which will mark its 40th anniversary in 2018.

Carlington Hub

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 worked diligently together to move the project forward, and sometimes around, challenges.

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 […]