Understanding Oakville’s Changing Demographics C.O.R.E. workshop

Monday, November 07, 2011 – for immediate release

Understanding Oakville’s Changing Demographics C.O.R.E. workshop

Find out how Oakville’s population is evolving and learn how these shifts could impact your organization’s programming, funding, promotions and accessibility at the Understanding Oakville’s Changing Demographics C.O.R.E. workshop on Thursday, November 24.

Gain a greater understanding of the purpose of statistics, receive guidance on how to effectively use data, and discuss practical ways that statistics and data can be used within an organization’s planning.

Facilitated by Ted Hildebrandt, director of Social Planning at Community Development Halton, this practical session will provide participants with relevant information that is applicable to their business’ day-to-day operations, strategic planning, grant application processes and more. Hildebrandt currently generates social profiles for Halton Region and oversees the data analysis for community organizations addressing issues such as diversity, poverty and affordable housing.

The C.O.R.E. workshop will be held at Town Hall, 1225 Trafalgar Road, in Committee Room 1 from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Cost is $35 per person for C.O.R.E. or Community Development Halton members, or $50 per person for non-members. Registration is required. For more information on this workshop or to register please contact Louise Veres at 905-845-6601, ext. 3154 or lveres@oakville.ca.

C.O.R.E. is a membership-based program that offers Oakville community groups support in delivering their services to the community. For more information about C.O.R.E. including how to become a C.O.R.E member visit the C.O.R.E. web page.

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For more information:

Louise Veres
Recreation Supervisor
Town of Oakville
905-845-6601, ext. 3154
lveres@oakville.ca

Janine Ivings
Senior Communications Advisor
Town of Oakville
905-845-6601, ext. 3005
jivings@oakville.ca


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