Training and Consulting Services

Building Strong Organizations and Community Leaders

Training and Consulting Services, a program of the United Way Peterborough & District, is a flexible and affordable training and consulting service tailored to meet the unique needs of the non-profit sector. We are committed to working with all local non-profit agencies to enhance the capacity of the sector through training and organizational development. We work with Board members, staff and volunteers to develop the skills and knowledge needed to be effective and responsible leaders.

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The United Way Advantage

As a non-profit agency, we understand the challenges of non-profit leadership in an environment of rapid change and increasing demands for accountability. Our Board Governance training programs feature proven, nationally recognized materials developed by United Way of Canada/Centraide in partnership with local expertise. We are committed to offering training and consulting services that are timely and responsive to your needs. We do this by collaborating with qualified facilitators and experienced content specialists to provide high quality learning opportunities.

United Way Peterborough & District offers a variety of training and consulting services. Please review the list below to determine which service best meets the needs of your organization

Organizational Training Needs Assessment and Organizational Development Plans

We conduct a comprehensive analysis of your organizational leadership practices to identify potential issues in the governance and overall management of your organization. Using this information we create a detailed report outlining practical steps and further training support required to improve the effectiveness of your organization.

Customized Training Solutions

Tailored workshops can be created to meet the most pressing needs of your organization and are delivered to your staff and volunteers at the training location of your choice.

Telephone and In-Person Consultation

Do you have a pressing issue that requires immediate advice or guidance? We can provide guidance and coaching on issues from governance to human resources to policy development and much more.

Strategic Planning and Facilitation Services

United Way can provide professional facilitators to lead your organization through the creation of strategic plans or provide general facilitation of meetings, think tanks and seminars.

What's New

Marion Burton Awarded Scholfield Award of Community Distinction

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United Way of Peterborough & District today announced the 2018 recipient of the Scholfield Award of Community Distinction. The annual award was established to recognize an individual or organization for their outstanding contribution and ability to mobilize change within the community. The 2018 recipient was long-time labour activist Marion Burton. There isn’t a day that…

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Coats 4 Kids

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United Way of Peterborough & District’s Coats for Kids and Grown-Ups Too program strives to ensure that children and their families will be warm during the winter by providing clean, gently-used winter wear to children, youth, and adults in Peterborough City and County. “We have found there is a greater need for children’s winter jackets…

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