The objective of this 1.5-hour capacity building webinar on October 5, 2023, was to learn about leading community dialogues. A Leading Community Dialogues Skill Sheet was co-developed by CATs, which provides helpful step by step activities and resources. Topic explored in this session, included:
- How-to guide from the Community Toolbox,
- Identifying CAT needs and generating dialogue ideas, and
- Wise practices for culturally safe community dialogues.
Indigenous Elders shared their wisdom on harm reduction and hosting community dialogues with local First Nations, Métis or Inuit Peoples.
For further guidance, check out the National Coalition for Dialogue & Deliberation’s Beginner’s Guide.
Small Group Discussion Notes – October 5, 2023
- Sharing Community Dialogue Experiences & Ideas for Future Ones: How can they be hosted well? Where is there opportunity?