Local Resources and Contacts
Nelson at it's Best Radio Show
Follow up workshops on making your community or business welcoming for all.
Email: George Chandler
Email: Sandy Prentice
Central Kootenay Food Policy
Emai: Abra Brynne
Diversity & Inclusion training/workshops or questions
Email: Chelsey Gooden
Rural Arts Inclusion Lab
The Rural Arts Inclusion Lab is a project created to address the the systems that exclude marginalized voices from arts organizations, audiences and performers in rural British Columbia.
Email Carla Stephenson
Email Eleanor Stacey
West Kootenay People for Racial Justice
WKPRJ started as a group dedicated to anti-racism activism.
Pablo Pastor teaches Intercultural Communication and Peace and Justice Studies in the School of University Arts at Selkirk College. He is also a Diversity and Inclusion Education Developer with the Selkirk College Teaching and Learning Institute. He has offered professional development on building intercultural communication capacity, particularly in an educational context.
Canada Connects is an initiative to help newcomers settle by matching them with Canadian citizens or longtime community members.
Integration is a two-way street and everyone can get involved to build welcoming communities.
The Immigrant Employment Council of British Columbia connects employers with immigrant talent. We help employers create diverse and inclusive workplaces.