I was thrilled to find MAPS and understand how they might help us. We are a very new NPO with very limited funding and only one staff. To have this also as a free service was extremely empowering for the SWESA Board. We are very grateful.
We identified that one of the city libraries is right in the middle of a senior’s population where there are risk factors for isolation. The library became an obvious partner for us in reaching out to this group with programming for seniors.
The maps and other tools provided for our community are now the baseline for our work ahead, addressing Intimate Partner Violence at a policy level.
Deborah assisted us in setting up and attending a meeting with three new MLAs to discuss our profile /demographics, facilitate a relationship and have their offices join our monthly meetings.
Many thanks to Deborah for all the efforts made by her and her team to help us connecting with individuals/agencies, we were and are still in need of.
Extremely helpful and creative leadership and staff.
Thank you for helping to increase the amount of teamwork and cooperation amongst service providers and communities throughout Edmonton and area!
Deb, Jonathan and Amanda have always been readily available to help and learn alongside of our SW Edmonton Collaborative Committee.
I have really enjoyed working with and learning from MAPS staff.
It is such a valuable innovative service, especially working with immigrant and refugee community.
Excellent organization, highly competent, collaborative, engaged with citizen centric and social issues, key partner linked to the direct success of our research project.
It is a major asset to have the support of this agency and staff. The ‘can do’ approach to helping groups to identify their own interests and solutions is significant to success. The agency has been working with the community for many years which has developed a bank of knowledge and opportunities for support and…