Networking For An Inclusive Community (NIC)

Steering Committee

Dharshi Lacey, Pillar Nonprofit Network
Janet McAllister, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, (chair)
Janice Walter, City of London
Kathy Milczarek, LUSO Community Services
Lana Winchester-Tucker, London Public Library
Lorraine Darnbrough, WIL Employment Connections
Saleh Alathamena,South London Neighbourhood Resource Centre
Theresa Allott, London Police Services
Mahin Ghasemiyani, London Cross Cultural Learner Centre
Saa Bandabla, Volunteer

Responsible For Strategic Planning, Networking, Organization of Workshops, Engagement, Resource Development.

NIC Website Subcommittee

Janet McAllister (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health)
Lana Winchester-Tucker (London Public Library)
Dharshi Lacey (Pillar)
Lorraine Darnborough (WIL Employment Connections)


  • It was great learning. I had a couple of moments that had the “light bulb” come on about certain situations I had in the past.

  • In every community, there is work to be done.
    In every nation, there are wounds to heal.
    In every heart, there is the power to do it...

  • The NIC has been instrumental in organizing many educational and networking opportunities for front-line workers including Settlement Workers In...

  • I have benefited from NIC as a student, for my profession and as an active member of my community.