WORKSHOP: Indigenous Peoples: World-Views, the Great Struggle, and Moving Forward

By |2018-11-20T11:50:58+00:00November 20th, 2018|

“Please mark Saturday November 24 on your calendars for an event you will not want to miss. Cyndy Baskin, author of Strong Helpers' Teaching, will be presenting Indigenous Peoples: World-Views, the Great Struggle, and Moving Forward. This workshop will offer social workers, counselors, therapists and others in the helping professions practical skills, tools, and strategies to better serve [...]

Reconciliation Workshop by Journey Into Truth (November 24, 2018)

By |2018-11-08T15:35:50+00:00November 8th, 2018|

"This workshop focuses on breaking down stereotypes and exploring how colonization (primarily residential schools) has effected the lives of Indigenous people in North America. We will explore what colonization, decolonization, and reconciliation means through discussion, experiential learning and teachings from an Elder. Together, we will explore the ways in which people are working towards decolonizing [...]

WEBINAR: Preventing Youth Homelessness in Canada – The Road Forward (November 20th, 2018)

By |2018-11-15T17:19:31+00:00November 8th, 2018|

"To mark the upcoming release of the Roadmap for the Prevention of Youth Homelessness, the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness and A Way Home Canada are hosting a webinar highlighting key takeaways from the report! Join the authors - Stephen Gaetz, Kaitlin Schwan, Melanie Redman and David French - as they provide the first national definition [...]

Simcoe Community Services – 2nd Annual Conference

By |2018-10-09T19:01:22+00:00October 9th, 2018|

Simcoe Community Services are hosting their 2nd Annual Conference on Friday, October 26th, 750 Essa Rd., Barrie Ontario The Conference theme this year is: Understanding and Intervening Effectively with Children who exhibit challenging behaviours in Schools, Home and Child Care Settings. The Morning Keynote presenter is Psychologist Eva de Gosztonyi, Coordinator of the Centre of Excellence [...]

Webinar Recording: Housing Access for Immigrant and Refugee Women (IRW) Leaving Violence

By |2018-02-27T00:00:52+00:00February 27th, 2018|

Building Supports: Housing Access for Immigrant and Refugee Women (IRW) Leaving Violence Presented by: Hannah Lee, BC Society of Transition Houses, Louise Godard , BC Non-Profit Housing Association, and Sarah Yercich, the FREDA Centre for Research on Violence Against Women & Children Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Please note that the webinar recording and presentation [...]

Sexual Violence Forum

By |2018-02-26T23:49:07+00:00February 26th, 2018|

Learning Network is hosting an online sexual violence forum this Wednesday, February 28th from 9-3pm. For more information or to register: http://www.vawlearningnetwork.ca/sexual-violence-forum-2018-registration