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​​​​​​When you call on CMCS for strategic planning, here is what you get:

3 or more strategic priorities

Goals for achieving the strategic priorities
Actions for achieving the goals
A new vision, mission and values (optional)
A description of how the plan will be implemented
Implementation plans for the Board and Management (optional)

Special features
The directions, goals and actions are based oninput from the people who know the organization best - your stakeholders (clients, staff, Board, partners)
You get additional input based on our wide range of experience
The final version is shared with a large group of stakeholders for their input (optional)
The plan is visually appealing and easy to read

How we help
Sit down with you to finalize the process
Facilitate and record focus group input
Conduct stakeholder surveys
Prepare all drafts of the plan
Create the final version
Facilitate stakeholder session for introducing the plan (optional)

Why a CMCS strategic plan is better
Exceptional content based on broad stakeholder input, augmented by our expertise
Focus on implementation
Great look

Look at who has used our services

Since 2012, the following organizations have earned the coveted Gold C designation for strategic planning, awarded by CMCS:

Elmira District Community Living (3)                   Community Living Port Colborne-Wainfleet  
Community Living Parry Sound                           Community Living Sarnia-Lambton 
Community Living Durham North                        Community Living Dryden-Sioux Lookout (2)
Community Living Atikokan                                 Community Living St. Catharines
Community Living Trent Highlands                      Community Living Central Huron (2)
Community Living York South                              Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley
Legal Information & Resources Network             E3 Community Services (Collingwood)
Kenora Association for Community Living           Meta Centre (Toronto/York Region)
New Visions Toronto (2)                                       Norfolk Association for Community Living
York Support Services Network                           Pathways to Independence
Resources for Exceptional Children and Youth (3)
Autism Home Base Durham (2)                                             Durham Region Child Care Forum (3)
Community Development Council Durham         Literacy North West (2)
Literacy Network of Durham Region                   Literacy Network Northeast
Association of Supervisors of Public Health Inspectors Ontario
Fort Henry Guard Club of Canada                       Science Teachers Association of Ontario
Atikokan Economic Development Corporation    FOOTPRINTS 4 Autism
Chatham-Kent Family Health Team                    Tollendale Village (seniors housing)
York Region Violence Against Women Coordinating Committee
York Region Centre for Community Safety         Canoe FM Community Radio
Toronto Islands Residential Community Trust   

​Centennial College – School of Transportation – Part Time Studies

Community Living Association for South Simcoe (CLASS)

Camphill Communities Ontario                           Camphill Foundation Canada

​Willowdale Community Legal Services               

We also help with year plans for Boards of Directors and Management.

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