Black Community Resource Centre

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Black Community Resource Centre

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Other form(s) of name

  • BCRC

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Description area

Dates of existence

1992-[20--?]

History

The Black Community Resource Centre (BCRC) takes a comprehensive approach to meeting the needs of English-speaking youth. We refer to this approach as the “Holistic Project.” This approach recognizes that youth have many needs that must be addressed in order for youth to achieve their maximum potential in our society.
BCRC is a growing, resource-based organization that strengthens community capacity by providing professional support to organizations and individuals in need. The Centre is committed to helping visible minority youth rekindle their dreams, and achieve their full potential.

They provide and implement professional innovative support services to individuals, communities, para-public and public organizations. They also develop and run health, education, socio-culture, and community economic development programs

They put emphasize on: infrastructure support and training, prevention and empowerment, a community-building approach, collaboration and partnerships, an inclusive perspective, and support to individuals and organizations.

They offer services :

Information and referrals
Them staff can either answer questions relating to employment, health and social services, or they can direct you to the professional assistance you seek.

Support to schools
Self-development workshops and interactive activities designed for students. Various themes covered such as team building, conflict resolution, self-esteem, anti-racism, etc.

Documentation Centre
The library contains over 200 culturally relevant, up-to-date documents on various subjects. These subjects include, but are not limited to: education, history, socio-cultural issues and topics related to Quebec society.

Workshops
They offer advice for a non-profit organization. They can design workshops and sometimes they would be able to provide facilitators. Occasionally they can provide meeting space for others organizations (partners).

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

BCRC1

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Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2016-02-22

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard

  • Export

  • EAC

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