NSMHPCN: Upcoming Educational & Volunteer Opportunities

By |2019-09-26T16:51:14-05:00September 26th, 2019|

North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network's 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 [...]

Successful Transitions: Navigating Youth to Adult Systems

By |2019-09-26T16:40:05-05:00September 26th, 2019|

This no-cost half day session will provide information and resources for service providers working with transitional aged youth. About this Event: Welcome/Introductions by Chair of Coalition Panel discussion by youth and service providers Small Table Discussions Wrap-Up/Recommendations Resource/Display Tables Click here for more details and to register!

Safeguards’ Trauma-Informed Training

By |2019-09-21T09:32:29-05:00September 21st, 2019|

Far too often, individuals who have experienced trauma have had their lives derailed by debilitating trauma symptoms. Research has shown that trauma focused treatment interventions can help trauma survivors heal and recover. But what about going beyond recovery? Safeguards presents a training on Post-Traumatic Growth: Setting the Stage for Increased Strength, Self-Awareness, and Safety Following Traumatic [...]

Empower Simcoe: 66th Annual General Meeting

By |2019-09-07T10:52:28-05:00September 7th, 2019|

Empower Simcoe: The Board of Directors of Empower Simcoe invite you to attend our 66th Annual General Meeting on Wednesday October 2nd, 2019 at Lions Gate Hall located at: 386 Blake Street, Barrie Schedule of Events: - 4:45 p.m. Registration - 5:00 p.m. Business Meeting - 6:00 p.m. Gift of the Heart Awards - 6:30 [...]

Have your say in improving the child welfare system! – Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions

By |2019-09-07T10:48:36-05:00September 7th, 2019|

Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions ·        Have your say in improving the child welfare system The Ontario government wants to make transformational changes to the child welfare system to give every child, youth and family the supports they need to succeed and to thrive. To help guide improvements, the government is seeking advice and recommendations through an online [...]

UWSM presents “PAINKILLER”:  Inside the Opioid Crisis Screening Event

By |2019-09-07T10:46:27-05:00September 7th, 2019|

United Way Simcoe Muskoka presents "PAINKILLER":  Inside the Opioid Crisis Screening Event Sept. 25, 2019 – 6:30pm – Grandview Mark O’Meara Golf Club, 245 Grandview Dr. N., Huntsville Think opioid use isn’t a problem in Muskoka? Think again. This problem affects individuals and families across the country, but our local communities see opioid-related deaths and [...]

JOB: Catulpa Community Support Services – Service Planning Coordinator

By |2019-09-07T10:41:18-05:00September 7th, 2019|

Catulpa Community Support Services: JOB POSTING – COMPETITION #301-2019-20 Full-Time 35 hours/week; 12-18 Month Contract POSITION: Service Planning Coordinator LOCATION: Barrie and throughout Simcoe County PURPOSE OF POSITION: Service Planning Coordinators support families of children and youth with multiple and/or complex special needs by acting as one identifiable point of contact for the development of [...]

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit – Mental Health Promotion Strategy

By |2019-09-07T10:22:44-05:00September 7th, 2019|

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit Mental Health Promotion Strategy Good morning, The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) is pleased to share with you our Mental Health Promotion Strategy [1]. The health unit recognizes the importance of mental health across the lifespan. Dr. Margaret Chan, former Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), says that [...]

SUCCESSFUL TRANSITIONS:  Navigating Youth to Adult Systems (Free Session)

By |2019-09-07T10:11:59-05:00September 7th, 2019|

SUCCESSFUL TRANSITIONS:  Navigating Youth to Adult Systems The Child Youth and Family Services Coalition of Simcoe County is pleased to be hosting a half day SUCCESSFUL TRANSITIONS:  Navigating Youth to Adult Systems session, taking place on October 3rd from 1:00-4:00pm at the North Simcoe Sports & Rec Centre, 527 Len Self Blvd., Midland.  This no-cost event is open to service [...]