Algoma Community Vision Council

Hello and welcome!

We are the Algoma Community Vision Council (ACVC).  Our Mission Statement is as follows:


The Algoma Community Vision Council takes pride in building a rapport and understanding with individuals by listening to them and their needs, in an attempt to advocate for their best interest. We advocate through the development of educational tools, networking across the province, and adapting to the changing world, and leading by example. We strive to better ourselves by growing our knowledge and exploring solutions for shared issues.”

How to contact us: E-mail:  or 705 908 3765 (confidential)

For further resources, please click on the tab "Self-Advocacy". 




Craig H. (CJ) - Chair

  • I am a live guitarist and digital artist from Elliot Lake 
  • I believe in self-expression, rights and opportunities for the underprivileged; non-violence, recognizing and labeling abuses where they exist and the need for institutional reform 
  • I am grateful for the opportunity to be a part of Council and choose to remain optimistic about Council’s future



Deborah C. - Treasurer

  • I represent Sault Ste. Marie 
  • I would like Council to focus on: the time/route changes to the city buses; parking in handicapped parking; ODSP needs to go up; how to feel safer in your home (who to call, etc.)



Gordon D. - Vice-Chair

  • I’m from Wawa, a small town up North
  • I represent North Algoma
  • Being on the Council is a positive thing for me 
  • One of my goals is to go into the schools and talk about respect






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