Projects & Initiatives

Collingwood Neighbourhood House is proud to connect neighbours with the following community-based projects and initiatives:

E.C.E. Cultural Competency Project

The ECE Cultural Competency Project was co-developed by the Musqueam Nation, BC Aboriginal Child Care Society, City of Vancouver, Collingwood Neighbourhood House, and other community partners. The end result was a series of five cultural competency video modules for early childhood educators and a supporting booklet, This Land: A Companion Resource for Early Childhood Educators, to accompany five short films:

         1. Welcome
         2. Identities and Beliefs
         3. The Indian Act
         4. Residential Schools, 60s Scoop, Legacy of Kids in Care
         5. The Future of Early Childhood Education [/expand]

Renfrew-Collingwood INTERactive: Interculturalism through Physical Activity

INTERactive is an initiative that brings people from all cultures, ages, and abilities together to engage in physical activity and games that originate from countries around the globe. INTERactive encourages shared values of respect, cooperation, creativity and fairness while supporting the basic universal human needs of play, health, safety, learning, social connection and belonging.