Upcoming Events & Activities

The CSCNS hosts multiple events throughout the year with the aim to build capacity within the community sector, to share learnings and networks, and to provide professional development to employees and volunteers across the province.

Change Management for Black & Indigenous Leaders

10 week cohort, Mondays starting October 4th

Gain an understanding of the fundamental concepts of effective change, and with a focus on experiential learning and mentorship, this cohort is designed to help leaders guide their teams through change!

Black History Learning Journey Series 2: From Past to Policy

Tuesdays, October 5th to October 26th

The Black History Learning Journey, hosted with the African Nova Scotian Decade for People of African Descent, is a further exploration of systemic anti-Black racism and policy, colonization & the legacy of Black Nova Scotians.

Strategic & Operational Planning

A 10 week cohort, Tuesdays starting October 12th

This is a 10-week interactive and immersive strategic planning program that will provide learners with the tools, skills, and knowledge required to design and effectively implement a strategic plan for their organization.

Black History Learning Journey

Tuesdays, June 1st to June 25th

The Black History Learning Journey, hosted with the African Nova Scotian Decade for People of African Descent, is a further exploration of systemic racism, a history of colonization & the legacy of Black Nova Scotians.

Psychological Safety in the Workplace 101

Part 1: June 2nd | Part 2: June 23rd

Psychological safety has become a buzzword in justice, equity, diversity and inclusion work, but what does it really mean? Join us June 2nd and June 23rd to learn about what psychological safety is and how it shows up in the workplace.

Influencing Policy Decisions: Advocating for Systems Change

Part 1: May 28th | Part 2: June 18th

Want to move the needle on social issues but not sure where to start? Join us May 28th and June 18th for a two part series on advocating for systems level change!

Evaluating Your Impact: Measuring & Communicating Value

Part 1: May 26th | Part 2: June 16th 

Join us for May 26 and June 16 for a two part series on evaluating your organization's impact. Learn how to measure and communicate the value to stakeholders!

Planning for Uncertainty: How to Build an Agile Strategy

Part 1: May 21st | Part 2: June 11th

Join us May 21st and June 11th for a two part series on how to build a strategic plan that is a roadmap for challenging and unpredictable times.

Collaboration & Partnerships

Part 1: May 19th | Part 2: June 9th

Join us for this two part series May 19th and June 9th to learn about developing relationships with other organizations across shared focus areas.