Over the past few years, the word “google” has taken on a completely new meaning. “Just Google it” is the go-to saying for anyone looking for information.
And there’s no question Google is a great tool. But when you’re looking for something specific in your own backyard, sometimes it can result in a lot of paging through results
United Way Kitchener Waterloo & Area is partnering with numerous other agencies and organizations to bring www.isearchmycommunity.ca to life. Funded by the Region of Waterloo, the site is now available to any individual, group of business looking for information on a vast array of services, from recreation, to child care to immigration information
The database will be maintained by the Social Planning Council of Cambridge and North Dumfries, ensuring information will be as up to date as possible.
It will be a time saver as well for community organizations, who will be able to receive personalized updates, as well as keeping their own information up to date, on a one stop basis.