Monthly Archives: September 2009

welcome to the October edition of Spectrum’s newsletter

In March we began publishing an “e-newsletter” – hard to believe we are now on our seventh issue. You can subscribe to the newsletter on our website http://www.spectrumsociety.org or see it as a blog at https://sscl.wordpress.com/ Feel free to foward this to those you think might like it. Read all about our team members, folks we care about and news from our agency.

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Annual AGM and Community Living Days’ Open House

Please join us for Spectrum’s annual
Open House and AGM
Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Time: Open House 2:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Business Meeting (AGM) 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Spectrum office: 3231 Kingsway, Vancouver
Refreshments will be served

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News From Folks We Care About!

Lindsay, Ryan, Scott, Stefanos and Robert share their stories of summer… Continue reading

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H1N1 information for folks and staff at Spectrum

There is much discussion about the return of the H1N1 flu virus this fall. Continue reading

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Your donations supporting our work in our communities! Thanks to these donors!

We’d like to thank our donors, and some information about “Canada Helps” – an online resource for charities to access techology that assists in fundraising. Continue reading

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true colours training – available to your team

did you know that our own Mishel Rooper is a facilitator for “True Colours” – an internationally recognised method of looking at team dynamics, capacity and potential? Continue reading

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Spectrum joins with www.tyze.com to facilitate networks!

With a Spectrum.Tyze personal support network you can
… invite friends, family members, neighbours and caregivers to join your support network
… schedule everything from medical appointments to birthday parties
… plan tasks together and share progress
… tell stories about how you met the person at the centre of your network, and share their triumphs and challenges.
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