Diversity Toolkit: A Guide to Discussing Identity, Power, and Privilege
If you are a teacher, youth group facilitator, student affairs personnel or manage a team that works with an underserved population, this toolkit is for you! Anyone who feels there is a lack of productive discourse around issues of diversity and the role of identity in social relationships, both on an individual and communal level, will find this toolkit useful. It provides historical context around the politics of identity and the dynamics of power and privilege.
Social Planning Toronto
Social Planning Toronto plays a leadership role, working with residents and nonprofit organizations in community coalitions, partnership projects and local initiatives across Toronto. Their work promotes social justice, equity, and engagement in Toronto. Through local leadership, the voices and perspectives of residents often excluded from public policy-making are heard to bring new programs and resources to communities.
Canada Without Poverty
Canada Without Poverty is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the elimination of poverty in Canada. Governed by people with direct, personal experience of living in poverty, their lived experience informs and helps to guide their work in raising awareness about poverty, participating in research to generate new knowledge about poverty, and striving to demonstrate the connection between poverty and human rights.
Mindyourmind is a space where youth can get information, resources and tools to manage stress, crisis and mental health related problems, as well as inspire youth to reach out, to get help for themselves or to give help to their friends who may be experiencing tough times.
The Community Tool Box
A free, online resource for those working to build healthier communities and bring about social change. Their mission is to promote community health and development by connecting people, ideas, and resources.
The DIY Toolkit has been specially designed for development practitioners to invent, adopt or adapt ideas that can deliver better results. It’s quick to use, simple to apply, and designed to help busy people working in development.
The Child & Youth Mental Health Toolkits
The Child & Youth Mental Health toolkits provide a practical, user-friendly resource for screening, assessment, and treatment of child and youth mental health problems commonly present in primary care.
Living in the Gap
A series of infographics showing how people struggle to make ends meet.
CPJ’s Advocacy Toolkit
CPJ’s Advocacy Toolkit is designed to help you influence the legislative process. It is a matter of knowing where the access points are, who to contact, and what to say. This guide provides tools for people with various levels of ability, with useful information about different methods of advocacy, when to use each, and how to voice concerns most effectively.