Wednesday, April 27, 2016

NEXT DOOR - Candace Wilkins

 Feminist arts-informed community-based action research! 

Candace Wilkins is our arts informed research resident at WIAprojects this coming year April 2016-17. She has posted a gofundme campaign to raise funds for an arts informed community based  initiative focused in Belleville, updates and information on her project are below.

We look forward to her continuing work with us this coming year!  

Candace's Project: 
NEXTDOOR is an inclusive arts-based group in downtown Belleville, Ontario that promotes  creativity, poetry, the practice of loving kindness meditation, non-­judgment and compassion. The goal of NEXTDOOR is to support mental health by creating a safe space where individuals can come together on a weekly basis. This program is accessible with no cost to the participants.
This group is for those aged 18+

Monday Nights 6:00-­‐7:30pm

For more information and to register please email:

From Candace:
This program is important to me because I believe in the positive and healing impact that having a safe and creative space can give us. 

The gofundme campaign for the NEXTDOOR

If people would like to find out more about the group, or to donate by cheque or

 e-transfer they can contact me by email at  

Thank you,

Candace Wilkins