Building Vibrant Communities

Building Vibrant Communities – Audio from Inside Out Radio – Website

We all know that change is important, but the most recent U.S. presidential election provided ample evidence that we aren’t clear how to make it happen. Perhaps we are looking in the wrong place for change. Maybe, real change happens from the bottom up. It happens in our neighborhoods and communities.

This week we explore how people are coming together to build communities for the future with the resources they already have.

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Reconnecting with C@P – Full Length Documentary

On Sunday 6th March 2011 the Prospect Road Community Centre hosted the Premiere Screening of “Reconnecting with C@P” a locally made documentary video directed by local film maker Ariella Pahlke.

Through the documentary Barb Allen takes you on a journey to nine community access (C@P) sites in the Halifax region.  This documentary explores digital divides and the value and ever-changing potential of community access to the Internet and information technology.
The documentary was made to serves as the starting point for discussions and planning for the future and can be used to reignite interest and recognize the enormous contribution of volunteers to C@P in HRM over the past fifteen years.

Reconnecting with C@P was produced by the Halifax Regional C@P Association with the participation of Executive Director, Dan Robichaud, NS Economic and Rural Development and Tourism and KAREN PARUSEL Director, Nova Scotia Community Access Program

To watch the full 52 minute production or a 9 minute preview go to

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