Program: Building Community Building Connections
Vital Sign: Belonging & Engagement
Total Grant: $18,000
Powell River Association for Community Living‘s new initiative will increase local capacity to support inclusion for adults who have a developmental disability to participate in a new program to build a personal network. Staff hope to increase awareness and engagement in creating a community where everyone belongs while also supporting the initial costs in building a network through designing and piloting a wrap-around program. Outcomes include a local bursary program adn a structured program for network development that adults can register in after high school.