Category Archives: Stories

You’re invited: Lunch and Learn with Lori and Aaron – Your Questions about Mental Health

Lunch and Learn with Lori and Aaron – Your Questions about Mental Health When: 11:30 – 1:30, Friday Dec. 16th 11:30 – 1:30, Friday January 20th 11:30 – 1:30, Friday February 17th Where: our boardroom at 3231 Kingsway (or our … Continue reading

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Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver

We are members of the Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver. We thought you would be interested in hearing about what we are reading and doing these days. We meet every Thursday evening from 6:30-8pm at the coffee house The … Continue reading

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Social Media Citizenship “Please leave your cell phone on!” Connected and Included: why it matters

This gallery contains 12 photos.

Originally posted on 101 Ways to Make Friends:
Always one of our favourite presentations and such a pleasure to work with Doug Tennant who brings so much to our field.  Here are some photos of participants creating little models of social…

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Are You Foolish Enough To Use Innovative Methods? by Christina Merkley

“Cause work is hard enough without truly being valued for who you are and what you can offer.” Christian Merkley Some of us in our loosely knit facilitation network have spent the last year taking various courses with Christina, starting … Continue reading

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Linda Perry talking about individualized supports and funding in our Community Conversations series

Each month we’ve been hosting a speaker on a topic of interest to families, folks we support and our team members and communities that we’re part of. Please feel free to share this invitation with others. This month we have … Continue reading

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51 People

Originally posted on Cincibility:
The other day, this article on the Huffington Post went viral, at least within my circle of friends.  Candice wrote about it as well here.  There were lots of mothers, especially, imploring people to read it.  And one friend…

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Annual Summer Picnic – Wednesday July 17th 3:00 to 6:00 pm

Come out to the annual summer picnic at John Hendry Park – Trout Lake – and enjoy fun, friends and food. July 17, 2013 from 3pm to 6pm. Continue reading

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