Module 6 – Chapter 2 – Page – 29-PE-EN Copy

Stage 5 – Empower (continued)

At this level, there is a transfer of management’s influence to the citizens of the community. Citizens accept some of the responsibility in exchange for their involvement in the process. Here, there is a high degree of influence and complexity, since it is a shared management arrangement.

Source: Community Engagement, Ontario Healthy Communities Coalition, 2011