Tools and Publications


Building Resilient Neighbourhoods - Four Years of Learning

Building Resilient Neighbourhoods - Four Years of Learning

Mar. 8, 2017 in Tools
This new report provides the results of  the first four years of the Building Resilient Neighbourhoods program. The report shares lessons learned from implementing neighbourhood resiliency projects in the Capital Region. Building Resi...
Drawn Together Through Visual Practice

Drawn Together Through Visual Practice

Jan. 2, 2017 in Tools
The new anthology Drawn Together through Visual Practice demonstrates the power of visuals as a sensemaking device in an age of unprecedented complexity. In this anthology, 27 contributors share experience-based me...
Characteristics of a Resilient Community or Neighbourhood — A Checklist

Characteristics of a Resilient Community or Neighbourhood — A Checklist

Dec. 26, 2016 in Tools
Building Resilient Neighbourhoods has developed this checklist framework as a tool for helping understand the level of resilience capacity that exists in a neighbourhood or community. It is divided into four broad dimensions: Attitudes and ...
Age-Friendly Communities Evaluation Guide: Using Indicators to Measure Progress

Age-Friendly Communities Evaluation Guide: Using Indicators to Measure Progress

Jun. 22, 2016 in Tools
The Age-Friendly Communities Evaluation Guide has been developed by the Public Health Agency of Canada (the Agency) as part of its ongoing commitment to promoting the use of the Age-Friendly Communities (AFC) model throughout Cana...
Local Government Action Guides for Healthy Communities

Local Government Action Guides for Healthy Communities

Jun. 24, 2015 in Tools
These Action Guides support British Columbia’s local governments in their efforts to build healthier communities for all. They shares promising practices and examples of how local governments can create conditions that support he...