416 289 5000
1-800-268-4419 (in Ontario)

P.O. Box 631 Station A
Toronto, ON, M1K 5E9

Community Building

Course Code DSCE-202
Course Name Community Building
Category Community Services
Description This course will introduce students to community development. The concept of citizenship and valued participation in community life as it relates to people with intellectual disabilities will be emphasized. Students will learn how to use Asset Based Community Development (ABCD) strategies to strengthen communities and include people at risk for marginalization. Students will also explore the concept of "intentional communities" for people with disabilities. This course moves beyond planning solely for the life of the individual to recognize the potential benefit when strategies are employed to create strong, healthy communities where everyone's contribution is needed.
Notes Please note the following courses are prerequisites to this course?
DSCE 200 Intro to Person-Centered Planning
DSCE 201 Person-Centered Facilitation
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841 $350.00 Summer 2022 2022-05-10 2022-06-27
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425 $350.00 Winter 2023 2023-01-10 2023-02-07
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427 $350.00 Winter 2023 2023-03-01 2023-04-18
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