Trent Community Research Centre Project Collection

Pages

Promising Practices for Landlord Engagement and Retention in Mitigating Tenancy Risk in the Mental Health and Addications Sector
By Craig Rutherford, Completed for: HKPR Regional HSJCC; Supervising Professor: Sharon Beaucage-Johnson; Trent Community Research Centre, FRSC 4890Y -, This report has two main purposes. The first is to identify which social service providers are involved in finding rental accommodation for clients and determining the challenges which are faced by these organizations as a consequence of landlord’s concerns about renting to marginalized individuals. The second is to identify the approaches social service providers use to mitigate these landlord concerns to create best practice recommendations for the Haliburton- Kawartha Lakes-Pine Ridge (HKPR) region. Research was completed using an extensive and thorough literature review, email fact-finding and an online survey. Findings from this research included the identification of organizations within the HKPR region that work in housing and with individuals who are marginalized. The mitigation methods these organizations use such as rent supplements, arranging for repairs, and paying for damaged property to mitigate different landlord concerns were also identified. The main concerns landlords have are non-payment of rent, damaged property, and neighborhood. Innovative programs such as RentSmart Ontario and the critical role these programs play is highlighted in addition to new adaptations on the previously established Housing First ideology with the Tiny Homes program.
Promising Practices for Landlord Engagement and Retention in Mitigating Tenancy Risk in the Mental Health and Addications Sector [presentation]
By Craig Rutherford, Completed for: HKPR Regional HSJCC; Supervising Professor: Sharon Beaucage-Johnson; Trent Community Research Centre, FRSC 4890Y -
Lake Ontario Shoreline Recession
By Jayson Ruth and Brittney Bishop, Date of Project Submission: April 2016., Completed for: Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority; Supervising Professor: Peter Lafleur; Trent Community Research Centre Project Coordinator: John Marris, GEOG 4030Y - Community-based Research in Geography
Lake Ontario Shoreline Recession [poster]
By Jayson Ruth and Brittney Bishop, Date of Project Submission: April 2016., Completed for: Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority; Supervising Professor: Peter Lafleur; Trent Community Research Centre Project Coordinator: John Marris, GEOG 4030Y - Community-based Research in Geography
Peterborough
by Adam Ruck., Prepared for: The Youth Career Centre, the T.C.C.B.C. and Geography 470., Includes bibliography., Geography 470: Research in Human Geography.
Education and Outreach at the Trent Vegetable Gardens Part 2
By Emmanuelle Roy & Emma Stapleton, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Trent Vegetable Gardens; Supervising Professor: Heather Nicol; Trent Community Research Centre, GEOG 4030 - Community Based Research in Geography, This community-based research project evaluates the Trent Vegetable Gardens (TVG) and the effectiveness of their community outreach and educational programming. The current project is Part 2 of a three-part project, of which Part 1 was completed in 2016. The purpose of this project is to conduct an impact assessment of current educational programming at the TVG, which will identify strengths and weaknesses of the garden and ways to improve its experiential learning and outreach strategies. The methodology used for this research project consists of email surveys, which were distributed to past and present garden participants. Four groups of TVG participants including, community gardeners, regular/drop-in volunteers, workshop participants, and service placement students were surveyed and sent group-specific surveys. The purpose of the survey was to indicate by what degree TVG participants are satisfied with their experience and what they are looking to gain out of garden programming and participation. Overall, we found that participants were pleased with their involvement with the TVG and were enthusiastic about sharing their suggestions, which demonstrates the positive community dynamic within the TVG and the success of current programming. After evaluating participant feedback from workshops and other experiential learning opportunities at the TVG, we offer recommendations on how the Trent Vegetable Gardens (TVG) can improve educational programming within the context of their mandate. Our recommendations include new events and programming at the gardens, better advertising, and new partnerships. Part 3 of this three-part research project can apply our findings and conduct further research on key concepts.
Education and Outreach at the Trent Vegetable Gardens Part 2 [poster]
By Emmanuelle Roy & Emma Stapleton, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Trent Vegetable Gardens; Supervising Professor: Heather Nicol; Trent Community Research Centre, GEOG 4030 - Community Based Research in Geography
Groundwater levels and low water responses in the geographical jurisdiction of the Otonabee Region Conservation Authority (ORCA)
by Jordan Rouse., Date of Project Submission: April 2014., Completed for: Otonabee Region Conservation Authority (ORCA) ; Supervising Professor: Peter Lafleur ; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Includes bibliography., GEOG 4030Y.
Human rights in Jamaica
Executive summary -- Tabled overview -- Overview. Location. Political background. -- The rights of the child. Application to JSH. -- Women's Rights. Prostitution. Reproductive rights. Spousal rights. Violence against women. Employment. -- Human rights. Homosexuality. -- Works cited., by Laura Rossiter. --, Includes: Final Research Report ; bibliography., Completed for: Marisa Kaczmarczyk at Jamaican Self-Help ; Supervising Professor: Nadine Changfoot, Trent University ; TCCBE., Date of project completion: April 2007., WMST 482:Community Research Placement., The purpose of this report is to demonstrate how the current social, economic, and political climate in Jamaica is related to the work of Jamaica Self-Help (JSH).
Attitudes toward women in conflict with the law
This is the final stage of a year-long research project produced for the Elizabeth Fry Society of Peterborough through the Trent University Community-based education program. This report will summarize the main results that can be drawn from a previous set of interviews., by Antulio Rosales, Includes: final report., Completed for: Elizabeth Fry Society; Supervising Professor: Nadine Changfoot, Trent University ; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Date of project submission: April 2005., POST
Standing With and Walking Beside the Worker: Navigating the compensation claims system for victims of industrial pollutants
By Carly Roome, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Occupational and Environmental Health Coalition of Peterborough; Supervising Professor: Stephanie Rutherford; Trent Community Research Centre, ERSC 4830 - Community-Based Research Project
Standing With and Walking Beside the Worker: Navigating the compensation claims system for victims of industrial pollutants [poster]
By Carly Roome, Date of Project Submission: April 2015., Completed for: Occupational and Environmental Health Coalition of Peterborough; Supervising Professor: Stephanie Rutherford; Trent Community Research Centre, ERSC 4830 - Community-Based Research Project

Pages

Search Our Digital Collections

Query

Enabled Filters

  • (-) ≠ Canada. - Peterborough (Ont.)
  • (-) ≠ Yan, Wei.

Filter Results

Date

1984 - 2024
(decades)
Specify date range: Show
Format: 2024/05/21

Subject (Temporal)