Resources & Publications

  1. Niagara’s Beaches: Hidden Gems

    This policy brief by the Niagara Community Observatory looks at how people in, and visitors to Niagara utilize our beaches; the current and historic factors affecting water and beach quality; and how beach quality is monitored and reported. The brief states that in summer, Bay (Crystal) Beach on Lake Erie...
  2. Cultivating Community at the Farmers Market

    This report presents findings from research surveying a selection of farmers’ market managers across British Columbia over the summer of 2014. The research works to identify opportunities and barriers to providing low-income consumers access to fresh, local, healthy foods. A dominant theme emerging was collaboration: with municipalities, for-social-profit agencies, volunteers, businesses...

Community Calendar

november

26nov12:00 pm- 1:00 pmFASD and Justice Related Services
26nov1:00 pm- 2:00 pmAsk the Experts Webinar: Policy Approaches to Campus Mental Health: A Scan of Current Practice
27nov11:00 am- 12:00 pmExamining substance use in older adults An interactive webinar
28nov5:00 pm- 7:00 pmCome learn why “Blackfacing” is offensive
29nov11:00 am- 2:00 pmStart Me Up Niagara Winter Expo 2014Growing small businesses

december

1decAll DayDeadline: Volunteers Needed for United Way South Niagara Community Investment Committee
1dec12:00 pm- 3:00 pmPositive Living Niagara Open House
1dec6:00 pm- 9:00 pmA Celebration of Quality Child Care NiagaraReflecting on the Past, Embracing the Present, and Shaping the Future
1dec7:00 pm- 8:00 pmWorld AIDS Day Memorial
2dec5:00 pm- 7:00 pmBusiness After Five Holiday Special

Partners & Projects

  1. Niagara North Community Legal Assistance

    Niagara North Community Legal Assistance is a non-profit legal clinic which promotes access to justice for low-income members of the community. Responding to the needs of the community, the Clinic offers direct legal representation, summary advice, law reform, public legal education and community outreach in the areas of income maintenance...

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