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The Wraparound Model is about bringing people together in a new and different way to identify the best circle of support. This model focuses on participants’ strengths, establishing goals and how they can be reached through accessible means. Read more about this incredible approach here!
As the world's population continues to age, an increasing number of older persons are becoming socially isolated. With this concern, co-housing has emerged as a possible solution to foster inclusion, connectedness and community. Learn more about this growing, global initiative.
The stigmatization of sex work permeates all facets of society resulting in various human rights violations and social isolation. Read more about the systemic structures surrounding sex workers and how you can help foster understanding of and social connectedness for this community.
In the era of #MeToo, growing awareness of long-ignored injustices is being transformed into concrete solutions. Read more about Columbia University's SHIFT Project looking to understand and combat factors of sexual violence on post secondary campuses.
On April 3rd, a group of Rwandan undergraduate students convened a panel discussion on healing in the aftermath of genocide. Learn more about the insights shared from different Canadian communities of genocide survivors.
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Through ongoing effort, events and dialogue, this network continues its commitment to further understanding of social isolation, to gain insight, and to confirm actions required to support and achieve social connectedness as a key to individual and community well-being.