The City's Role in Community Social Planning
The City of Prince George works with partner organisations and agencies to ensure residents are housed, physically active, safe, socially connected, proud of their community, and able to access services that foster their well-being. The City brings various services and infrastructure, related policies, and advocacy to its partnerships in an effort to realise its goals for the people of PG.
Prince George's Social Development Strategy
Residents indicated the importance of a social development strategy during the MyPG community consultation process. The City of Prince George is therefore committed to a population health approach to social development. Population Health aims to improve the entire population's health and reduce health inequities among population groups. In order to reach these objectives, Population Health looks at and acts on the broad range of factors and conditions that have a strong influence on health.
Download Northern Health's Population Health Primer [PDF]
MyPG Social Development Goals
Affordable, Accessible Housing
Prince George has eliminated homelessness and offers all of its citizens accessible, affordable, and safe housing.
Clear Identify and Pride
Citizens of Prince George share a clear identity that the community can be proud of with a strong downtown and connections to its rivers and natural surroundings.
Citizens can enjoy a rich cultural life with more events, facilities, education, and community involvement in the arts.
Equity and Inclusion
People of all backgrounds, ethnicities, and income levels can access services that help to meet their needs and improve their quality of life.
Download the City of Prince George's Equity and Inclusion Policy [PDF]
Health and Wellness
Prince George is a community that encourages and supports health and wellness.
Download the City of Prince George's Community Health Policy [PDF]
Prince George is a community where all citizens feel safe.
Download the City of Prince George's Crime Prevention through Social Development Policy [PDF]
Supportive and Engaged Community with Strong Neighbourhoods
Prince George is a friendly and engaged community with strong social connections that recognises, celebrates, and protects neighbourhood identities.
Download the City of Prince George's Public Art Policy [PDF]