Building Community Capacity

Capacity building is the process of strengthening the ability of individuals, non-profit/voluntary organizations and communities to effectively achieve their mission and desired outcomes.

A wordle of the Alberta Community Development facilitators ideas about community means.

Community Development facilitators can facilitate sessions to help:

  • Identify assets in your community, including:
    • Individuals
    • Organizations
    • Others
  • Assist with creating an action plan for capitalizing on those assets

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The Asset-Based Community Development Institute focuses on community development by building on the skills of individuals.

Contact a Facilitator

Email the Community Development facilitators to discuss how they can help you.

Last reviewed/revised: October 26, 2017
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