In his March 20th column, Trevor Hancock talks about "Compassionate Communities",a public health approach to palliative care that “takes the responsibility . . . from a few highly trained specialists to a community that considers it ‘everybody’s business’”. read more...
Thriving in Uncertain Times
This action-oriented document will set global standards of achievement in sustainable urban development, rethinking the way we build, manage, and live in cities. It calls for cooperation with committed partners, and all relevant stakeholders.
In the fall of 2014, a group of people in Victoria, Canada who shared both an interest in their neighbourhood and a quirky sense of humourwere brought together to explore a question: Could they turn their experiences of the ups and downs of neighbourhood leadership, activism and volunteering into physical comedy sketches?
Once again OHCC is collaborating with the Rural Ontario Institute (ROI) on a transportation project. This project is focussed on developing the Ontario Community Transportation Network (OCTN), with funding from the Ministry of Transportation-Ontario (MTO) for the period of April 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017.