Social Inclusion

Social inclusion means feeling welcomed by your community and being active and engaged in it. By identifying and removing barriers, we build on our assets to strengthen inclusion.

Integrating access to basic needs, services, activities, and groups, we create the conditions for everyone to reach their full potential.

The CRCC seeks to build inclusion for everyone. Our friend Ian demonstrates the concept perfectly.

Latest News

Themes Emerge from Social Inclusion Study

The Connected Rural Communities Collaborative (CRCC) is working to reduce social isolation by strengthening connectedness and inclusion. In 2019, the Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) partnered with the CRCC to apply for and received a $75,000 seed...

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Community Conversation Meetings

Community Conversation Meetings

All are welcome to attend a Community Conversation Meeting to hear and discuss the preliminary results of the 'Building a Connected and Inclusive Community' project. The project, which is funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation, has been researching belonging and...

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CRCC welcomes public input with survey

CRCC welcomes public input with survey

Grand Bend, ON: The Connected Rural Communities Collaborative (CRCC) is seeking input from the public about their experiences with social isolation. The CRCC received a $75,000 Ontario Trillium Foundation grant to work on reducing social isolation and strengthen...

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Our Partners

North Lambton Community Health Centre

North Lambton Community Health Centre

Huron Shores United Church

Huron Shores United Church

Poverty to Prosperity in Huron

Poverty to Prosperity in Huron

Lambton County Public Health

Lambton County Public Health

Diversity Huron-Perth

Diversity Huron-Perth

Elder Abuse Ontario

Elder Abuse Ontario

Sarnia-Lambton Elder Abuse Awareness Network

Sarnia-Lambton Elder Abuse Awareness Network

Canadian Mental Health Association

Canadian Mental Health Association

Our Social Inclusion Reports

Strengthening Social Inclusion and Connections

Strengthening Social Inclusion and Connections

Report

Strengthening Social Inclusion and Connections

Strengthening Social Inclusion and Connections

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