ABCD Resources



Inclusion Takes Both Person-Centered and Community-Centered Work ABCD’s particular contribution to inclusion comes from its focus on the whole community rather than on individuals. Its goal is to grow the conviction that conviction. Through ABCD organizing. well-connected people build networks … Continue reading →

How to Run an Open Space Event


If you are a control freak, you will hate organising an Open Space event! It involves a lot of trust that the process will work but at the same time I have never seen or heard of one not working. … Continue reading →

The Drivers


What activates communities ? Asset maps can be developed around a specific topic or issue. For example, youth action, social innovation, homelessness, inclusive communities. Although, if mapping is not linked to action, there may not be movement. So what drives … Continue reading →

Gifts I can give my community


A simple guide to discovering people’s gifts! The gifts of the head, hand and heart exercise can be adapted in many ways. Below are some ways that people have used the exercise although, feel free to be as creative as … Continue reading →