A Neighbourhood Association provides the framework to educate, communicate and support Neighbourhood initiatives. They are a registered Society with a volunteer run Board of Directors that has a general mission to improve the neighbourhood life within a specific boundary.
The Council of Lethbridge Neighbourhoods has take a leadership role in working with and developing local neighbourhood associations. Their website is available here: yqlneighbourhoods.ca. A list of Lethbridge's established Neighbourhood Associations are also available on this page.
What do Neighbourhood Associations do?
What are the Benefits of a Neighbourhood Association?
How do Neighbourhood Associations form?
Citizens form Neighbourhood Associations for various reasons, but primarily it is a way to engage citizens in the local community of their neighbourhood. These Neighbourhood Associations are formally established through the same process as any other community or service group, which is a fairly simple and straight forward process.
guide to help guide you through the process of establishing a Neighbourhood Association.