Training and Consulting Services
Building Strong Organizations and Community Leaders!
Leadership Development Services, a program of the United Way of 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.
Click here to see our Leadership Development Services Brochure!
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 possess a deep commitment to the community, your
agency and your volunteers.
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.
Check out the wide variety of training and consulting services offered by our United Way:
Organizational Training Needs Assessment and Organizational Development Plans (Free Service)
We use a 70 question survey to identify opportunities for growth within your organization.
Using this information we create a detailed report outlining areas and training required to improve your effectiveness.
We offer training to agency staff and Board members on a variety of topics to build the capacity of your organization.
Customized Training Solutions
Tailored workshops can be created to meet the most pressing needs of your organization.
Management Assistance Program
Six months of customized mentoring, working one to one with an experienced facilitator.
Telephone and In Person Consultation (Free Service)
Do you have a pressing issue that requires timely advice or guidance? Call the United Way to receive immediate assistance.
Tools, Templates and Resources (Free Service)
The United Way has a wide range of resources on site to assist your organization with everything from policy development to marketing.
Our Imagine Canada Non-Profit Library is open from 8:30am-4:30pm for reference and research.
Strategic Planning and General Facilitation Services
The United Way can provide professional facilitators to lead you in creating strategic plans or to provide general facilitation of meetings,
think tanks, seminars, etc.
Onsite Organizational Assessments
This intensive process of organizational problem solving and staff development is available to lead your organization to effective and strategic organizational change.
For more information about any of the above programs:
Please contact Lisa Smith, Director-Organizational & Community Development, at 705-742-8839 ext.29