Projects

Community Building Community (Community Health Boards funded)

“Community Building Community” was developed in partnership between the Freedom Renewal Centre (FRC) and Navigator Street Outreach. The project provided six individuals the opportunity to work in-community to support one another to enhance physical, mental, emotional, spiritual and economic well-being. Participants all faced challenges in these areas of their lives; including struggles with poverty, homelessness, addictions and mental health. the group will gather at the FRC and spend their mornings completing small community-based work projects (gardening, painting, landscaping etc). After sharing a healthy, home cooked meal – the group will spend their afternoons engaged in personal development and renewal.For one full day a week, the group will gather at the Freedom Renewal Centre in Tantallon (across from “rails to trails”, 10 minutes to the ocean) and spend their mornings completing small community-based work projects (gardening, painting, landscaping etc.). After sharing a healthy, home cooked lunch – the group will spend their afternoons engaged in personal development and renewal.The group determined which learning activities and renewal activities they engaged with.