'Dare to Dream' is an event aimed at helping people to focus on
what 'living a good life' actually means and how we can work
together to prevent isolation and loneliness.
The two-day event will take place on the 26 and 27 June at
Aspull Civic Hall in Wigan, Lancashire.
It will enable participants to discover the assets needed to
build strong communities that have a place for everyone. It will
explore why Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) makes sense to
The event will be delivered by Cormac Russell of Nurture
Development and faculty member of the ABCD Institute, Northwestern
University, Chicago, and Caroline Tomlinson from In Control and
director of the newly formed My Life social enterprise.
'Dare to Dream' will appeal to people passionate about building
a bridge between people on the margins of community life.
The Asset-Based Community Development Institute (ABCD) is at the
centre of a large and growing movement that considers local assets
as the primary building blocks of sustainable community
ABCD aims to build on the skills of local residents and the
supportive functions of local institutions. Asset-Based Community
Development draws upon existing community strengths to build
stronger, more sustainable communities for the future.
For more information on the event and how to book, please
download the flyer below or contact Catherine at Voice Marketing on
01772 601 853 or on 07828 395 175 or at