Social Development Coordinator
Since 2008 the City of Revelstoke has contracted a Social Development Coordinator to address social issues in the community. This has resulted in the completion of several important community initiatives.
Social Development Committee
Revelstoke Community Social Development Committee is a committee of the City Council established to facilitate proactive planning for positive social change by:
- Facilitating communication and collaboration amongst community organizations to support them to work together on community social challenges and opportunities;
- Communicating, maintaining and updating the social aspects of the Integrated Community Sustainability Plan. (See Part 3: Sustainability Action Plan sections: 3.2 Strong Community Capacity p17 and 3.5 Responsive, Caring Social Systems p45.);
- Supporting action on high priority social actions identified in the Integrated Community Sustainability Plan;
- Helping support new and existing social sector organizations and collaboratives when needed;
- Identifying new social challenges and opportunities in the community and ways to meet these challenges and access opportunities;
- Providing the City of Revelstoke with information and recommendations on community social challenges and priorities;
- Communicating social issues and information within the community and externally.