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About the Position
Position #: 19446
OrganizationSocial Development Centre Waterloo Region
Position: Community Social Planning Council
Location: 74 Frederick St, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: To cultivate community knowledge to advance social justice in Waterloo Region.
Description: The Community Social Planning Council includes community members with diverse experience and perspective who give input and help set direction for Social Development Centre Waterloo Region program and issue priorities. In particular, seeking Council members from any background or perspective who lives and/or works in Waterloo Region and has:

- An interest in supporting people to live decent lives in neighbourhoods or smaller geographic areas in Waterloo Region;
- Expertise or interest in social and community indicator research, community planning, advocacy or social development;
- A desire to advance the role played by independent community based planning and advocacy support organizations;
- A keen interest in ensuring an inclusive and just community with a healthy non-profit charitable sector;
- Networks and connections(geographic or community of interest).
Training Details: Orientation provided to all new Council members.
Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: Monthly Community Social Planning Council meetings; project or task group meetings as determined and participation in community projects and events depending on interest and availability.
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Boards/Committees, Communication/Public Relations, Library/Research
Skill(s): Collaboration, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Systems Thinking, Thought Leadership (Innovation)
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.waterlooregion.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Trudy Beaulne
Phone: 519-579-1096 Ext. *3006
Address: 74 Frederick Street Kitchener, N2H 2L7


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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