Providing information, education, and training to build knowledge, develop skills, and change attitudes that will lead to increased independence, productivity, self determination, integration and inclusion (IPSII) for people with developmental disabilities and their families.
Professor John McKnight:
There are many approaches to community organizing. The heart and soul of John McKnight's approach are all of the people who live in a community, and the wealth of their combined gifts, abilities, and skills that create a welcoming and wholly inclusive environment.
Here he brings this concept to life and talks about the key elements of asset based community development through his wit and the art of storytelling.
Presentation conducted: February 17, 2012 Posted: May 31, 2012