RIRO Resiliency Skills Training

Toronto, Ontario
July 11 & 12, 2016

Building Resilience in Young Children & Families since 2002

An evidence-based program developed by Reaching IN…Reaching OUT (RIRO)

RIRO Resiliency Skills Training uses a relationship-based, cognitive-behaviour approach to help service providers help young children and families develop self-regulation skills and a “resilient” perspective in the face of life’s daily stressors, serious problems and opportunities.  

Trauma-informed substance use screening and assessment tools for First Nations and Inuit peoples, CAMH

June 30, 2016

1:00 to 2:30 p.m. (EDT)
Join this free knowledge exchange session via webinar to hear about the Trauma-Informed Substance Use Screening and Assessment Tools for First Nations and Inuit Peoples project. This project is funded by Health Canada’s Drug Treatment Funding Program (DTFP) to enhance the mental health and addictions system.
This webinar is part of a DTFP series to connect stakeholders across our province, and other provinces and territories.
The webinar will cover:

Self-Care for Front-line Staff, Optimize

Ottawa, Ontario
June 29, 2016

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
CFORP Building

Feeling stressed-out, a lack of energy, a loss of enthusiasm for a job you once loved?

Join Self-Care for Front-line staff and explore the reasons why you feel this way, and learn how to get your mojo back!

The aim of the training is preventative self-care leveraging emotional intelligence to manage "emotional labour," "secondary trauma" and stress/burn out due to compassion fatigue.

Speed Mentoring Learning From Experience, Emerging Health Leaders Hamilton

Hamilton, Ontario
June 29, 2016

5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. EST
Gown & Gavel, 24 Hess Street
Emerging Health Leaders (EHL) Hamilton and CCHL Hamilton & Area are pleased to announce the official launch of the EHL Hamilton Node with a joint Speed Mentoring Event titled "Learning from Experience."

This event aims to give young health leaders an opportunity to network with senior leaders as well as highlight the value of mentorship and building mentor relationships.

Trends in income-related health inequalities: How data is being connected to interventions to drive community action, CHNET-Works!

June 23, 2016

1:00-2:30 p.m. EDT

This is the second in a four-part webinar series ( exploring current Canadian issues associated with equity-integrated population health status reporting, equity indicators, local data and health equity outcomes. The focus is on data to drive community action to improve health equity. Each webinar features special guests to showcase the diversity of strategies and approaches being undertaken across Canada.

Spring 2016 Report from Julie Gelfand, Commissioner of Environment and Sustainable Development, Sustainability Network

June 23, 2016

1:30-2:30 p.m. ET
Registration: $10
Please join us for a presentation and discussion with Julie Gelfand, Commissioner of Environment and Sustainable Development.
She'll discuss her report, released on May 31, which deals with Canada's commitment to:

Brockville General Hospital Annual General Meeting

Brockville, Ontario
June 23, 2016

7:00 p.m.
75 Charles Street, in the Cafeteria

Agenda Includes:

  • Presentation of Annual Reports
  • Election of Governors, and
  • Other business that can be properly brought before the meeting
  • Copies of Financial Statements to be presented at the meeting

Featuring Guest Speaker

Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Canada: prevalence & public health prevention efforts, CDPAC and CCDP

June 23, 2016

1:00 – 2:30 pm EST

You are invited to the following webinar hosted by the Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) in collaboration with Public Health Agency of Canada’s Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention (CCDP).

Mood and anxiety disorders are the most common types of mental illnesses in Canada and have been estimated to affect about three million Canadian adults in 2013. This webinar will:

Parachute’s #safe4life Twitter party

June 21, 2016

7:00-8:00 p.m.

Earlier this year, Parachute launched #safe4life, a campaign designed by Ontario youth for Ontario youth to keep them safe at their first job. To prepare young people for summer jobs, Parachute is hosting a Twitter Party.

We'll be talking all things workplace safety, and opening the floor for you to ask questions regarding rights as an Ontario worker.

RSVP at to attend the party and be eligible to win some amazing Roots gift cards!

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