St. James Town Service Provider’s Network
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The St. James Town Service Provider’s Network (SJTSPN) is a network of agencies formed to bring a collaborative partnerships, community engagement and integrated service coordination approach to the community of St. James Town. SPN promotes inclusive and equitable social and economic development initiatives which delivers employment and career opportunities, social enterprise, informal economic opportunities and population specific services.
The St James Town Service Provider’s Network vision is to be a leader in service coordination, resident engagement and empowerment to achieve a sustainable, welcoming, vibrant and inclusive community.
The St. James Town Service Providers’ Network collaborates and coordinates stakeholders inside and outside the network to address the needs of residents and promote an inclusive and vibrant community.
We the St James Town Service Provider’s Network bring together local residents, when possible, and community agencies in welcoming and collaborative spaces to promote community well-being. To do this we collaborate and organise events, coordinate services on solutions for emerging social justice, economic well-being and population specific initiatives.
We are committed service coordination, integration and collaboration to achieve sustainable outcomes for a community built on trust, neighbourly care, equity and the diversity of our residents.
Community Engagement and Advocacy
Neighbourhood Based Activities
Population Specific Activities
The Service Provider’s Network has 35 agencies and institutions as partners providing varied services at the Town.
SJT SPN Structure
St. James Town Festival
Every year, St. James Town residents along with the Service Providers’ Network host a festival to acknowledge and celebrate the diversity and togetherness of the neighbourhood.
History of SJTSPN
SJT Working Group Formed
20 Various agencies are part of coalition
Youth Network and Mental Health Access group included in SJTSPN
Working group became St James Town Service Provider's Network
Senior's Subcommittee formed
Festival and Health Access Subcommittees formed
SJT Festival held.
Revised Terms Of Reference of SPN.
Safety Committee is formed. SJT Spring Gathering and other community engagement events held.
Revised work plan for 2015-18
Endorsement of the Collective Impact Project. Executive Leadership Committee formed to champion SJT investments.
1st SJTSPN Leadership Forum held
SPN and partner organizations respond to 650 Parliament and other building crisis. Monthly newsletter initiated
Strategic Plan and work plan for 2018-20.
Income generation subcommittee formed Reorganized Outreach and Community Engagement subcommittees.
Joint petition to designate St. James Town as a Neighbourhood Improvement Area submitted to The City council and was unanimously passed
2nd Leadership Forum held virtually