Here are several websites to help you understand community development.

Eight Key Components from the Christian Community Development Association:

  • relocation
  • reconciliation
  • redistribution
  • leadership development
  • listening to the community
  • church-based
  • wholistic approach
  • empowerment

Asset Based Community Development

Asset-Based Community Development — An Overview
By Gord Cunningham and Alison Mathie, Coady International Institute

What is the essence of ABCD?

Thoughtful presentation about ABCD “Asset Based Community Development and The Big Society”  from Cormac Russell, Managing Director of Nurture Development, on how a big society can be a caring society.