Homeless Hub Newsletter – July 25, 2019

By |2019-07-26T12:19:38-05:00July 26th, 2019|

How Can We Use Administrative Data to Prevent Homelessness Among Youth Leaving Care? Naomi Nichols / McGill University  This week on our Research Matters blog, Naomi Nichols discusses how adopting a rights-based, custodial approach to administrative data could enable housing stability for youth leaving the child welfare system. To read the full report of the same title, click here. Read the [...]

Coalition Weekly News: Resources for Inclusive Event Planning

By |2019-07-26T12:14:53-05:00July 26th, 2019|

Resource for Inclusive Event Planning: For anyone that’s coordinating an event, meeting, or facilitating a presentation, this resource may be of interest. Planning Guide from Concordia:  https://www.concordia.ca/content/dam/concordia/offices/oce/docs/core-docs/T19-54791-OOCE-Inclusive-Innovation-Guide-design-Enable-Mtl_EN_V7-Final-web%20(2).pdf Article on how the guide was created: https://www.concordia.ca/news/stories/2019/07/18/inclusive-innovation-guide-helps-event-planners-improve-accessibility.html

North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network Upcoming Educational Opportunities

By |2019-07-26T12:08:38-05:00July 26th, 2019|

North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network Upcoming Educational Opportunities! _________________________________________________________________________________ ACE: Advanced Palliative Care Education: Building on the Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care Program, ACE focuses on the support worker's scope of practice in relation to the foundational concepts of hospice palliative care. Ideal for health care providers in a supportive role caring for [...]

Indigenous Independent Living – New Program

By |2019-07-18T18:32:12-05:00July 18th, 2019|

North Simcoe & South Georgian Bay - BANAC & March of Dimes Canada. We provide service to indigenous and non indigenous individuals for Homemaking, Assisted Living and Low Acuity Services. Barrie Area - BANAC & Helping Hands covers the same exact services. BANAC also has specific a program for our indigenous aging population that may be experiencing [...]

It Takes a Community – FASD Sept. 10 & 11

By |2019-07-18T18:28:08-05:00July 18th, 2019|

September 10th & 11th, 2019 Nottawasaga Inn Resort in Alliston, ON It Takes a Community....a cross sector approach to FASD is a two day conference sponsored by the Simcoe County FASD Initiative for agencies that provide support to families living in Simcoe County. Day 1: Sep 10 7:30am - 4:30pm Day 2: Sep 11 7:30am - 3:30pm [...]

JOB: Social Worker – CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre

By |2019-07-18T18:19:21-05:00July 18th, 2019|

We are seeking a SOCIAL WORKER! Full time 1 year contract Salary: $67,158 The Centre de santé communautaire CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre is a nonprofit organization that is committed to providing bilingual and culturally-sensitive primary health care, illness prevention and health promotion. Applicants must have a Degree in Social Work with 2+ years of relevant [...]

Homeless Hub Newsletter – July 2019 (Jobs, Journals, and more!)

By |2019-07-18T18:14:03-05:00July 18th, 2019|

NEW SPC Learning Modules on The Homelessness Learning Hub! The Systems Planning Collective  The Systems Planning Collective is excited to release a four-part learning module series developed to help communities across Canada take actionable steps towards systems planning for prevention and sustained exits from homelessness. The curriculum modules are separated into two streams – Systems Planning Basics and Advanced Systems Planning – and can be [...]

By |2019-07-12T11:48:46-05:00July 12th, 2019|

tend verb To care for, look after, or pay attention to. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ EDITION No. 9 - JULY 10th 2019 _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ What is burnout? Does deeply caring about our work contribute to burnout - or is it in fact a protective factor? This hotly debated topic has provoked some great discussion. In this newsletter, we wade into the fray to continue exploring [...]

“I Survived a Toxic Workplace” Free Webinar – July 18

By |2019-07-10T10:18:56-05:00July 10th, 2019|

Hello, Is your nonprofit workplace toxic? Get tips on how to cope and create positive change at our free webinar! Choosing to leave a job she really loved because of the toxicity of the work environment was really tough. In this webinar, Sylvia Plester-Silk will share her story and how she uses this to assist nonprofits [...]

Homelessness Learning Hub

By |2019-07-10T10:15:24-05:00July 10th, 2019|

What is the Homelessness Learning Hub? The Homelessness Learning Hub is the NEW website for quality professional development and community capacity building resources for frontline organizations in the homeless-serving sector. It's free, easy to access, organized into courses, and entirely online! Visit the Learning Hub! The Homelessness Learning Hub is the new and improved Community Workspace on Homelessness. Want [...]