Working Groups

In 2019, Wellbeing Waterloo Region moved into its new enabling structure, intended to help us work better together to both leverage local assets and mobilize for collective action.

Wellbeing Waterloo Region’s Working Groups:

  • Connectors Hub
  • Systems Change Champions
  • Funding/Resource Group
  • Indigenous Working Group 
  • Communications and Engagement Working Group
  • Measurement and Monitoring Working Group
  • Social Inclusion Catalyst Group
  • ALL IN 2020 


For more information on these groups, please view the documents below:

Terms of Reference — Enabling Structure (PDF)

Working Group Membership Lists (PDF)

Request a copy of the Meeting Minutes from one of our working group meetings (online fillable form)


Members of Wellbeing Waterloo Region’s working groups come from all parts of the region with different lived experiences, and represent over 70 local organizations, including:

  • African Caribbean and Black (ACB) Communities
  • Ahwenehaode
  • Anishnabeg Outreach
  • Bridges to Belonging
  • Cambridge and North Dumfries Community Foundation
  • Cambridge and North Dumfries Social Planning Council
  • Cambridge Council on Aging
  • Cambridge Self Help Food Bank
  • Canadian Mental Health Association
  • Carizon Family and Community Services
  • Children and Youth Planning table
  • Smart Waterloo Region
  • City of Cambridge
  • City of Kitchener
  • City of Waterloo
  • Community Justice Initiatives
  • Coalition of Muslim Women (CMW)
  • Conestoga College
  • Crime Prevention Council
  • ELAWR & The Blend Media
  • Extend a Family Waterloo Region
  • Family and Children’s Services Waterloo
  • Ganawendan Take Care
  • Grand River Metis Council
  • Guelph Community Health Centre
  • Healing of the Seven Generations
  • House of Friendship
  • Idea Exchange
  • Immigration Partnership
  • Kitchener Public Library 
  • K-W Community Foundation
  • KW Counselling Services
  • K-W Urban Wigwam Project
  • Langs
  • LHIN
  • Lutherwood
  • New Story Group
  • Reception House Waterloo Region
  • Recess Guardians
  • REEP
  • Region of Waterloo
  • Social Development Centre Waterloo Region
  • Spectrum
  • Sustainable Waterloo Region
  • Tamarack Institute Learning Centre
  • Taylor Newberry Consulting
  • Tungasuvvingat Inuit
  • United Way Waterloo Region Communities
  • University of Waterloo
  • Volunteer Action Centre Waterloo Region
  • Waterloo Catholic District School Board
  • Waterloo Public Library
  • Waterloo Region Chronic Pain Initiative
  • Waterloo Region District School Board
  • Waterloo Region Food Bank
  • Waterloo Region Police Service
  • Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Woolwich Community Health Centre
  • Woolwich Township (CAO)
  • Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council
  • Waterloo Region Bail Program
  • YMCA