Upcoming Building Resilient Neighbourhoods Events

Space available in upcoming workshop and 
Vic West Resilient Streets grant deadline extended! 


Join us on March 27th to learn about Engaging Our Neighbours
Workshop 3: Engaging Our Neighbours 

Bell Irving Room, Saanich Neighbourhood Place (In Pearkes Building at 3100 Tillicum Rd) 

This workshop will provide a comfortable, creative, facilitated space for people who are interested in Resilient Streets and other projects in Saanich and Victoria West to come together and share experiences, ideas, strategies and support for their projects.
What to Expect:

Learning Series Poster


  • Hear exciting examples of Resilient Streets and other projects going on in the Capital Region today!
  • Learn more about different approaches to community engagement
  • Practice your engagement skills and share strategies to overcome common challenges to engagement.

Click here to read testimonials from people who have started Resilient Streets projects of their own!  

Vic West Resilient Streets micro-grant deadline extended to March 28th! If you’ve been meaning to apply for one of our $40 pre-planning grants or a $200 Resilient Streets project grants but haven’t had a chance just yet, don’t worry you have a few extra days! We’ve extended the deadline to March 28th in case you want to come to our “Engaging Our Neighbours” workshop to test out your idea. You can download an application or apply online at

“The Building Resilient Neighbourhoods Project is a partnership between the Community Social Planning Council and Transition Victoria. The project has been generously supported by the Victoria Foundation, Vancouver Foundation, City of Victoria, and the District of Saanich and has been developed with the collaboration of the Centre for Community Renewal, BC Healthy Communities, and the Fraser Basin Council’s  Smart Planning for Communities program.”

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