Home
Inclusion PressInclusion NetworkMarsha Forest Centre


WorkshopsBooksMediaResourcesInclusionNewsletter


Intuition Press



ORDERING CHECKLIST
Books
Media
DVDs
Inclusion Packs
CD-Roms & Posters
Inclusion Press Catalog
PATH
MAPS
Circles of Friends
Planning Tools
Staff Development
Inclusive Schools
Supporting Diversity
Inclusive Communities
Life Stories
John O'Brien Books
Playfair Teams
Free Downloads
Inclusion Articles
Inclusion News
Ordering Information

The Community Place


The Community Place

More than a place, a way of welcoming

Kate Foran with Bev Jackson, Pat Beeman, George Ducharme and the Communitas circle of Friends

Foreword by John O’Brien

ISBN- 978-1-895418-85-9
©2007 Inclusion Press

$20.00


$15.00
Download the E-Book
Access information will be emailed to you.



We often find community in the most unexpected places - cafes, book shops, hair salons, but no matter where we find it, the benefits are undeniable. There is a feeling of belonging, of mattering in a community that we often seek and rarely find.

In 1994, a group of dedicated individuals set out to build and nurture a community that celebrates everyone’s gifts in Manchester, Connecticut. Located on Main Street, the Community Place was a card and gift shop on the outside and much more on the inside. It was a gathering place, a place to have a cup of tea, a place where everyone was welcome.

Although the Community Place closed its doors in 2003, its legacy continues through the lessons learned and lives it touched. this is the story of Pat Beeman, George Ducharme, Bev Jackson, and countless others that came along on this rocky yet rewarding community building experience.

INCLUSION PRESS  |  INCLUSION NETWORK  |  MARSHA FOREST CENTRE
Workshops  |  Books  |  Media  |  Resources  |  Inclusion  |  Newsletter

Jack Pearpoint, Lynda Kahn & Cathy Hollands, Inclusion Press International & The Marsha Forest Centre
47 Indian Trail, Toronto, ON M6R 1Z8 Canada
Phone: (416) 658-5363    Fax: (416) 658-5067    E-mail: