Updates

ANCAD Bi-monthly Network Meeting - Save the Date


Guest speaker: Tusha Penny, District Commander Waitematā, NZ Police Since joining the New Zealand Police in 1992, Superintendent Tusha Penny has worked in both provincial and metropolitan areas. Much of her career has been spent in the Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) investigating... Staff 15 May, 2017 - 13:40

Takapuna Community Hub - Te Kotahitanga

Takapuna Community Hub- Kotahitanga is a step towards realising the vision, “Thriving children and whanau in healthy safe relationships.” The spirit of the Hub is that of collaboration and collective initiative. The people and organisations involved in the Hub are working together to deliver... Staff 15 May, 2017 - 11:53

Humans of Auckland North

Each week we will upload a story about a community leader from Auckland’s North Shore in this series entitled “Humans of Auckland North”.
These stories are taken from the book published by ANCAD in 2016 entitled “My Story, Your Story — Together Builds Community.” To purchase a copy of the... Staff 10 May, 2017 - 15:53

The Funding Landscape

At our most recent Bi-monthly Network Meeting we invited speakers from a few major funding organisations to speak about the current funding landscape and where they as a funding body fit into it. The meeting was well attended, with many people requesting copies of the PowerPoint presentations made... Staff 15 March, 2017 - 15:15

Making a difference matters

An Employment Primer for Generation Z
   “Ralph Penning talks about his working life and philosophy and
reflects on the state of the Third Sector in Aotearoa New
 Zealand” Good is something you do, not something you talk about.
Some medals are pinned to your soul, not to your... Staff 22 February, 2017 - 09:52

FIVE GOOD IDEAS: Professional Development

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​Preparing Strategic Organisational Budgets:
23rd May 2017, 12-2pm, Channel View Lounge, Mary Thomas Centre,
3 Gibbons Rd, Takapuna.  
Presenter: Carol Scholes
As advertised on Facebook
... Staff 19 January, 2017 - 11:24

Book Review

AUCKLAND NORTH COMMUNITY AND DEVELOPMENT — ANCAD·
WEDNESDAY, 18 JANUARY 2017 Yvonne Powley, Ruth Greenaway, Megan Hutching and Richard Howard. (2016) My Story Your Story Together Builds Communities; Ko aku korero ko au koero Ka whakamana te kotahitanga o te hapori: Auckland’s North Shore... Staff 18 January, 2017 - 14:57

Shore to Thrive


Shore to Thrive is a partnership project between Auckland North Community and Development, the Takapuna Methodist
Church, the North Shore Family Violence Prevention Network and Lifewise. The work comes out of the Let the Children Live Research project that was conducted in 2015 and... Staff 18 October, 2016 - 10:02

My Story, Your Story - Together Builds Communities


My Story, Your Story — Together Builds Communities Capturing the legacy of Auckland’s North Shore, this book documents an inspiring collection of stories and photographs of fifty four community workers and leaders. Some are well known, others less so, but all have made a real difference to... Staff 20 June, 2016 - 15:20

Collective Impact

I was one of more than 250 delegates from around the world, attended the 2015 Collective Impact Summit in Vancouver.  I came to the CIS 2015 with three primary questions: Does Collective Impact offer a viable model for building and sustaining large scale social change?  Does Collective Impact... Staff 3 November, 2015 - 12:59

UPDATED - Submission on More Effective Social Services

15 May 2015 Submission on More Effective Social Services – NZ Productivity Commission Issues Paper May 2015 Auckland North Community & Development ANCAD (previously NSCSS) works across five Local Board areas, including Devonport Takapuna, Kaipatiki, Hibiscus and Bays, Upper Harbour, and Rodney... Staff 3 June, 2015 - 15:16

Code of Responsible Borrowing now released

  In 2014 Government passed new legislation regarding lending and borrowing. Part of this legislation required the creation of the Code of Responsible Lending — the document that details how a lender knows that they’re lending responsibly. The Code has been created – New Zealand Federation of... Staff 3 June, 2015 - 13:50