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Preventing Suicide Among Gay and Bisexual Men, CATIE


May 30, 2017

10:00 a.m. PST

Suicide is the ninth leading cause of death among Canadians, responsible for nearly 4000 deaths each year. While everyone is susceptible to the feelings of hopelessness and despair that precede suicide, gay and bisexual men are 4 times more likely to attempt suicide in their lifetime than heterosexual men. Moreover, the suicide rate among gay and bisexual men in Canada is comparable to the current death toll from HIV/AIDS.

Grassroots College: Spring Workshops that Build Capacity From the Ground Up, Sustainability Network


Toronto, Ontario
May and June 2017

12:30-5:00 p.m.
Centre for Social Innovation in downtown Toronto.

Designed with volunteer organizations in mind, this super-practical series of workshops introduces participants to key principles of nonprofit management and what it takes to achieve success.

Diabetes Canada National Webinar Series May and June Events


May and June, 2017

Diabetes Canada’s next national webinar series begins in May! Join us for diabetes management webinars dedicated to motivating you to take charge of your health.

Our series of 3 webinars will focus on learning to eat smart, understanding mindful approaches to physical activity, and eating on a budget!Topics include:

May 24: Eat Smart to Manage Your Blood Glucose Levels
June 1: Moving Mindfully
June 6: Making the Most of Your Food Dollar

Each webinar will be held twice, at 2 p.m. ET and 8 p.m. ET.

Understanding the Healing Brain; Howie, Sacks & Henry Personal Injury Law and Henderson Structured Settlements


Toronto, Ontario
May 24, 2017

Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel, 90 Bloor St East

This full day conference gives attendees a look at how brain injury survivors are getting help and hope through medical, legal and insurance communities.  The conference not only provides attendees with the latest research and outcomes of brain science, but also explores how adopting new treatments and approaches are evolving to better meet the needs of brain injury survivors. 

Economic Literacy for Environmental Leaders: Government Budgets As If Sustainability Mattered, Sustainability Network


May 18, 2017

1:00-2:00 p.m.

Government budgets report on spending and revenue. Yet they usually fail to report on built capital, human capital, and natural capital. These forms of capital are necessary for sustainability since this capital provides for future well being.

This webinar will focus on how capital relates to sustainability and government budgets and will suggest that future budgets include a balance sheet that identifies changes in capital thus allowing citizens to evaluate a government’s performance on sustainability.

My journey through melanoma and my hope for the future, Canadian Cancer Survivor Network


May 18, 2017

1:00-2:00 p.m. EST

The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network is pleased to offer a webinar titled “My Journey Through Melanoma and My Hope For The Future”. This webinar will allow the survivor community an opportunity to learn more about melanoma, the current issues that melanoma patients face and also learn about the Save Your Skin Foundation.

Can’t attend? Be sure to register in order to have a copy of the slides as well as a YouTube recording of the webinar sent to you.

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