Cross Cultural Awareness Training – Orillia Spring 2019

By |2019-03-28T18:55:22-05:00March 28th, 2019|

With Trainer : GERTIE BEAUCAGE Who should take advantage of this FREE training opportunity? Agency/Organization Board Members, Execu- tive Directors, Senior Management, Physicians, Nurses and anyone who can affect positive health outcomes for Indigenous/Métis families. For registration or other information, please contact Laura Forget through email or phone: admin@banac.on.ca / 705-734-1818 Training costs for trainer, [...]

Simcoe County Services: Grandparents Parenting a 2nd Time Around!

By |2019-03-28T18:50:57-05:00March 28th, 2019|

Simcoe Community Services Providers working with families are becoming increasingly aware of the number of Grandparents who have the sole responsibility for parenting their grandchildren. There are many reasons a grandchild may be parented by their grandparent including death, divorce, deployment, parental mental health and substance abuse. Grandparents take on the responsibility of caring for [...]

JOB: Casual Part Time Administrative Assistant for Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County

By |2019-03-28T18:44:49-05:00March 28th, 2019|

Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County Casual Part Time Relief Administrative Assistant Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County is a non-profit organization offering professional counselling services and education. Our services are available to everyone living or working in Simcoe County regardless of age, ability, cultural or religious background, race, sexual orientation or gender identity. Reporting to [...]

Homeless Hub Newsletter: Job Posting, Reports, and More!

By |2019-03-28T18:39:29-05:00March 28th, 2019|

View this email in your browser 4 Steps to Get Systems Mapping Going in Your Community Alina Turner /  Systems Planning Collective  This week's blog post explores Systems Mapping – how it's defined, why it's useful for homelessness prevention efforts, and four steps your community can take to start Systems Mapping. This blog is part of a monthly [...]

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 [...]