IntroducingYates, Thorn & Associates
Established in 1990, Yates, Thorn & Associates is a firm of professional planners located in Victoria, British Columbia.  We offer a proven service to governments, public agencies and not-for-profit organizations faced with issues involving strategic and operational planning and resource allocation decision-making.  
Our experience has shown that planning is effective when cast in the right context, incorporates the right content and occurs within an appropriate process.
To provide our clients with a wide range of expertise, we work in association with complementary consulting firms and individuals.
We want this website to be useful to you and have provided information about our projects:
•    All our projects – completed over the almost 20 years that we have been in operation
•    The communities where we have worked.
•    Details on the projects that we have completed in the last three years
o    Universities
o    Education
•    Some examples of relationship-centred consulting
In addition, we provide information on our principals and consulting associates.
We are also advocates for community change and offer some examples of how our work has taken ideas and turned them into reality…what we would term, with a nod of appreciation to Thomas, Really Useful Planning.
Final we hope that we can use this website as a way of helping you to stay abreast of some of the myriad of reports and ideas that are shaping our world. In our INTERESTING READING section, you will find some of these ideas, which we will share with you by email once a month.
Really Useful Planning Our Consulting Associates & links Interesting Readings Relationship centered consulting Our Projects YTA
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