Our Mission:

We advance our District’s individual and collective social wellbeing through informed leadership, collaboration, research, awareness-building and innovation.

Our Mandate:


The CDSPC’s mandate is to enhance and participate in social development in the larger context of community planning by: promoting community discussion on social and economic issues, information gathering and sharing, advocacy, and social awareness.

Our Vision:

We live in a supportive and inclusive environment that enables all residents of the Cochrane District to reach their full social potential.

Our Core Values:

  • Encouraging Communication and Engagement
  • Fostering Community
  • Valuing and Respecting Diversity
  • Promoting Collaboration
  • Ensuring Sustainability and Accountability
  • Taking a Regional Perspective

How We Accomplish This:

  • Planning and Research
  • Sustainability and Governance
  • Awareness and Community Engagement
  • Social Project Identification