Vibrant Communities Saint John

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Record #: HDC1089 Last Modified: 29 Nov 2013 Last Full Update: 29 Nov 2013
Contact Information
Street Address116 Coburg St
Saint John, NB E2L 3K1
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible
Mailing AddressSt. Joseph's Community Health Center 
116 Coburg St 
Saint John, NB E2L 3K1
Office Phone506-693-0904
Fax506-632-5539
E-Mailvibrantsj@nb.aibn.com
Websitewww.vibrantsj.ca
Primary ContactBarry Galloway, Coordinator; Phone: 506-693-0904 * Cell 506-639-1640; Email: vibrantsj@nb.aibn.com
Alternate ContactCathy Wright, Social Planner; Phone: 506-832-5624
Description & Services
Description of service(s)Vibrant Communities Saint John (VCSJ) is a community effort to reduce poverty for individuals and families in Greater Saint John area. VCSJ is a Community Inclusion Network with the provincial poverty reduction plan, Overcoming Poverty Together. 
 
Community-identified priorities for VCSJ are: 
1.Steward the regional poverty reduction plan;  
2.Coordinate and connect across sectors and among partners to implement the priorities of poverty reduction; 
3.Assist children and youth from cradle to career succeed in school; 
4.Support workforce participation among low-income adults; 
5.Stimulate neighbourhood revitalization via planning and partners investments; 
6.Evaluate and communicate progress. 
 
The focus of VCSJ includes strong research and policy components, innovative resident-led neighbourhood engagement and pro-active collaboration to support individuals in their journey out of poverty.
HoursMon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedSaint John - greater SJ area
EligibilityAges: 1 year(s) - 99 year(s)
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish ; French - services disponibles en français
Location information
Located In CommunitySAINT JOHN, City of
Other Details
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsAdvocacy groups ; Community development
Broader TermsEconomic development ; Groups