Resources: Coaching

Tamarack coaches provide coaching, training, strategic consulting, and develop useful tools for local enablers.

Specifically Tamarack helped each community:

  • Develop a local plan to implement the project quickly
  • Hire and orient a local project manager
  • Plan the process for community research to inform neighbourhood selection
  • Select a neighbourhood and support the documenting of the neighbourhood selection
  • Set up a Neighbourhood Steering Committee
  • Hire and orient neighbourhood specific development staff
  • Implement a neighbourhood planning process
  • Provide training and coaching of local staff and volunteers
  • Play the crucial role of communicating across communities including the identification of common issues and development of supports

For more information on how to take advantage of Tamarack’s coaches, contact Tamarack at or by telephone at 519-885-5155, or visit to learn more.

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