Community Capacity Building Workshop

This workshop aims to Community Groups as they work towards increasingly sustainable, liveable and prosperous communities.

The workshop provides practical, easy to read information and resources that will be useful whether you are a community development worker, a state or local government officer working with communities, or an individual with a passion for a project that will benefit your community group.

The workshop includes many suggestions for effective ways to work with communities, links to extra resources, funding sources, tips on helpful contacts, and stories from people who have worked together to improve their community in both large and small ways. Most of the material has been drawn from Australian research and experiences, although there are also links to particularly useful international resources.

Topics covered:

  • Keys to Success
  • Using your Community‚Äôs Strengths
  • Making Local Connections
  • Identifying Opportunities
  • Effective Community Organisations
  • Community Leadership
  • Community Brokerage
  • Maintaining the Momentum
  • Getting People involved