COMMUNITY CENTRES

How might we activate North Vancouver community centres to address loneliness and isolation among young adults?

Term: Spring 2020
Department: Psychology
Course: Feelings and Emotions (PSYC 335)
Instructor: Janet Waters
Staff contact: Karen Pighin (North Vancouver Recreation and Culture Commission)

Students will develop ideas for activities that could help foster connection between people, and address loneliness and depression, especially among young adults who are underrepresented at North Vancouver community centres.

How might we receive input from and create programming for the John Braithwaite Community Centre that appeals to young adults and contributes to their wellbeing?

Term: Spring 2020
Department: Business School
Course: BADM 460 (Business and Society)
Instructor: Laurie Prange Martin
Staff contact: Karen Pighin (North Vancouver Recreation and Culture Commission)

Students will develop stakeholder engagement plans to support community centre programmers in engaging with youth and developing programming that supports their needs.