Simcoe County Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Initiative!

By |2019-03-14T18:55:23-05:00March 14th, 2019|

FASD presents a conference for agencies that provide support to families living in Simcoe County. Featuring Key Note SpeakersMyles Himmelreich – Lived ExperienceGeraldine Crisci, MSW – Compassion FatigueDr. Robert Solomon, LLB – ConsentDr. Jennifer Saltzman-Benaiah – Neuropsych Concurrent Topics: Shame vs. Stigma, Culture, Pharmaceutical, Sexuality, Justice, Community Development, and Prevention! September 10th & 11th, 2019 [...]

Potential Supervised Consumption Site for Barrie

By |2019-03-14T18:47:19-05:00March 14th, 2019|

Please join us, Simcoe Muskoka Opioid Strategy, in learning about how a supervised consumption site in Barrie can help save lives and create a safer downtown. Public Open House: Barrie City Hall Rotunda Wednesday, March 20th — Drop in between 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Local Information Harm Reduction Supervised Consumption Overdose Prevention Treatment For [...]

New Path Walk-in Clinics!

By |2019-03-14T18:42:55-05:00March 14th, 2019|

Because mental health can't wait!FREE counselling for children and youth up to age 18 and their families - no appointment needed!Locations:Alliston - Thursdays 8:30 - 4:30 (Last Appointment Time 3:00pm) 46 Wellington Street West Barrie - Wednesdays & Thursdays 8:30 - 7 (Last Appointment Time 5:30pm) 165 Ferris Lane Bradford - Mondays 11 - 7 [...]

Sharing and Caring – Annual Indigenous Health Forum

By |2019-03-14T18:35:38-05:00March 14th, 2019|

March 28, 2019 8:30 am – 4:00 pm @ Casino Rama - Rama First Nation Our annual gathering sponsored by community partners and the Aboriginal Health Circle will highlight new health and well-being programs and services in our region.Join us to engage in discussion & planning to coordinate and strengthen health services for our communities. Register online [...]

A Historical Perspective on Indigenous Awareness

By |2019-03-14T18:32:21-05:00March 14th, 2019|

Dates & Times:March 13, 2019 @ 9:00am-3:00pm Mamaway Wiidokdaadwin Office 125 Bell Farm Rd Suite 200, Barrie March 19, 2019 @ 9:00am-12:00pm Chigamik Community Health Centre 845 King Street, Midland March 26, 2019 @ 9:00am-3:00pm Orillia Native Women’s Group 110 Matchedash, Orillia Too often we are bombarded with frightening statistics enumerating the social and economic [...]

FREE: Cross Cultural Awareness Training

By |2019-03-14T18:18:09-05:00March 14th, 2019|

For registration or other information, please contact Laura Forget of BANAC through email or phone: admin@banac.on.ca // 705-734-1818 Who should take advantage of this FREE training opportunity?Agency/Organization Board Members, Executive Directors, Senior Management, Physicians, Nurses and anyone who can affect positive health outcomes for Indigenous/Métis families. Summer Session 2019:Friday May 24th"In the Beginning & Contact"Location: [...]

Grandparent Support System: Parenting the 2nd Time Around Training

By |2019-03-07T19:45:44-05:00March 7th, 2019|

Parenting the 2nd Time Around Training This training is designed to provide service professionals with a look into the realities faced by grandparents raising their grandchildren. It is an interactive training that brings community members together to share ideas and solutions in order to address some of the unique needs faced by grandparents who have [...]

IDENTITY: Who Am I Now? 26th ANNUAL SUICIDE AWARENESS CONFERENCE

By |2019-03-07T19:39:52-05:00March 7th, 2019|

Thursday, April 11, 2019 GENEVA PARK 6604 Rama Road Orillia, ON An educational conference for mental health professionals, consumers, family members, police, teachers, emergency service workers and anyone else interested in suicide prevention. EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION (until March 31st): $75.OOAFTER APRIL 1ST AND AT DOOR: $85.00 Registration is limited to the first 200 people who [...]

Justice Served Conference – Addictions & the Justice System: “Hope & Recovery”

By |2019-03-05T19:58:42-05:00March 5th, 2019|

Simcoe-Muskoka Human Services and  Justice Coordinating CommitteeJustice Served Conference - Addictions & the Justice System: “Hope & Recovery” When: Thursday, May 16th, 2019 @ 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.Where: YMCA Geneva Park   6604 Rama Rd, Orillia ON L3V 0S7Phone: (705) 325-2253 Early Bird Registration Deadline: April 18, 2019Fee:  $75.00Final Registration Deadline: May 8, 2019Fee:  $90.00 [...]