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August, 2013

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Posted by: | Posted on: August 29, 2013

CommunityCommons.org

At Lyon Software, we often come across fantastic resources.  Community Commons is one of those that can really make a difference in your programs and your organization’s impact.

“Community Commons is an interactive mapping, networking, and learning utility for the broad-based healthy, sustainable, and livable communities’ movement.

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Posted by: | Posted on: August 29, 2013

Communication Models to Engage Community

A great story from Community Commons about getting the community involved.

Communication Models to Engage Community

When the Community Healthy Outcomes Team, a group comprised of leadership representing different sectors across Montgomery County in Ohio, conducted a health needs assessment in 2010, the results demanded action.

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Posted by: | Posted on: August 27, 2013

The Marvin: How Intergenerational Programming Enriches Lives of Young and Old

What do you get when you mix senior housing and a childcare center?

Twenty years ago, an ambitious plan to offer services to both children and older adults “under one roof” helped win architect Bruce R. Becker a shot at redeveloping the then-abandoned Marvin School in Norwalk, CT.

Today, the daily presence of 40 preschoolers and 52 older adults in that same building is enriching the lives of both generations….

Originally posted at LeadingAge.org. To read the rest of this great article, go to LeadingAge.org

Posted by: | Posted on: August 23, 2013

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Succeeding in the Second Curve

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