Community Needs Assessment Project 2016-2018

Community Needs Assessment Project 2016-2018

Community Needs Assessment Project 2016-2018

In 2015, the Board of the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society (KCCS) launched a community needs assessment (CNA) to identify new and continuing community requirements for programs, services, activities, and policies to support the Society’s goal of serving the Kerrisdale community. The last such assessment was conducted in 2005 by a consulting firm. Topics identified for study included:

  • Demographic and socio-economic trends in the Kerrisdale community
  • KCCS membership / patron profile
  • The sorts of programs are patrons looking for and how best to deliver them.
  • The extent to which KCC facilities are attractive to patrons and meet patrons’ expectations.
  • Effectiveness of current communication and information flow between KCCS and its patrons.

Click here to read the final report (May 2019)

Appendices:

  1. Patron Surveys – 178kb
  2. Full Report of Patron Survey Findings – 157kb
  3. Full Report of Pilot Survey of Former Society Members – 318kb
  4. Full Report of Review of 2005 Recommendations – 129kb
Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

  Emergency Preparedness Workshops Kerrisdale Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) is a group of community volunteers helping to prepare Kerrisdale individuals, businesses, organizations and others for major emergencies & disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires, urban fires, floods, extreme weather events & more. Their aim is to build preparedness, strengthen resilience, expedite recovery and reduce suffering… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Community Garden

Kerrisdale Community Garden

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Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) Meetings

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Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

  Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com Tu… Continue Reading

Join the KCCS Board

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