Current Projects

We are hard at work bringing these projects to the community. Stay tuned to see how they progress! If you are interested in learning more about any of these projects, please drop us a line!


Community Leadership Program

A Community Leadership Program is an innovative way to bring together emerging and aspiring leaders in the public, private and non-profit sectors of the community.


Living Wage Study

CDCD is embarking on a living wage calculation, to see what Durham families need to meet their basic needs. We will be visiting communities around the region talking to families and experts about how to raise wages for working people in all sectors.


Housing and Homelessness Data Collection

In 2014/2015, CDCD took an in-depth look at housing and homelessness data to create a general baseline on homelessness in Durham Region.



HIFIS Coordination

CDCD is working with housing and homelessness organizations to build capacity and support program delivery for the homeless population.



Durham’s “Count Me In” Point-in-Time Count

Count Me In Durham is a Point-in-Time (PiT) Count that will provide an estimated snapshot of the extent and nature of homelessness in Durham region.


Community Lens 

Community Lens is a series of community-based research reports intended to disseminate and interpret important Durham Region specific data as it becomes available.


Discover Your Durham Newcomer Bus Tour 

The Discover Your Durham Newcomer Bus tour was a way for newcomers to become familiar with their community, while celebrating our heritage through Canada 150 activities.


For more information, contact:

Vanessa Bilenduke

(905) 686-2661 x117