Enhancing Belonging: A Guidebook for Individuals, Organizations and Communities Promises to Make An Important Contribution to Our Community
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New Story Group Launches Enhancing Belonging Guidebook
If you had to decide what five things a Belonging Scale might measure, a scale similar to the new-born APGAR test, what do you think you would choose? Check out our Spring Newsletter here to see what a few people from our own community had to say!
Conversations began in 2013, and little did the New Story Group of Waterloo Region know how far these conversations would take us. Check out the newsletter to learn more about what has been happening with our Enhancing Belonging Project Click here to read full newsletter
Shape a Community of Belonging. Everyone wants to belong, but some face barriers to belonging in the community. Made by: Marie-Pascale Desjardins Special thanks to: Wendy Newbery John Lord Yesenia Torres Janet Howitt Centre for Community Knowledge, KW Community Foundation Music: John Stockton – Slow Drag (Chris Zabriskie) / CC BY 4.0 (cropped for length).
The New Story Group of Waterloo Region is developing an online presence to reach out to community members and agencies interested in building a community where everyone belongs. Our members represent a range of organizations and areas of interest including developmental disabilities, aging, health and well-being, mental health, and neighbourhood development. Who we are and what we do. Read our newsletters. Get involved!
The Indicators Project of the New Story Group has developed five major themes of Belonging. Read our Spring 2015 newsletter.