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Youth & Harm Reduction: Working with Marginalized Youth Who Use Drugs


Toronto, Ontario
July 7, 2010

8:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
College Street United Church, 454 College Street (at Bathurst)

This event is a free workshops for front-line workers who provide services to homeless, street-involved or at risk youth who use drugs. Topics include harm reduction, current substance use and related harms/risks, community issues, mental health and trauma, homelessness and housing, and successful service and program models for youth who use drugs.

This workshop will increase front-line workers’ knowledge and enhance their skills.

Public Health Research - Foundational Standards Specialist, KFL&A Public Health


Kingston, Ontario
Deadline July 5, 2010

Program: Family Health

Term: One Year

Position Summary:

The specialist has enhanced responsibilities related to the Foundational Standards of the Ontario Public Health Standards in the following areas: population health assessment and surveillance; program evaluation; and research and knowledge exchange. The specialist works within a multi-disciplinary team and with program staff, toward meeting the requirements of the Foundational Standard, under the Ontario Public Health Standards (OPHS).

Michael Quinn Patton on Developmental Evaluation


June 30, 2010

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

Michael Quinn Patton, a leader in the emerging field of developmental evaluation, has agreed to join us for a tele-learning seminar just one week after the launch of his latest book, Developmental Evaluation: Enhancing Innovation with Concepts from Complexity. As someone actively working to address complex social issues we think this is a session you won’t want to miss!

Community Education Specialist, Ontario Lung Association’s Youth Advocacy Training Institute


Toronto, Ontario
Deadline June 28, 2010

2 positions

The Ontario Lung Association’s Youth Advocacy Training Institute (YATI) supports positive youth development and provides training to equip youth and adults working with youth with the knowledge and skills necessary to promote health and advocate for change in their communities.

Knowledge Exchange Officer, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health


Ottawa, Ontario
Deadline June 25, 2010

Position Type: Full Time

The Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) is looking for an individual to join our dynamic, multidisciplinary team of professionals who are committed to delivering impartial evidence-based information, recommendations and advice to benefit all Canadians.

RFQ - Social Media Review, Planning and Project Guidance, Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit


[Updated June 18, 2010

Please note we have posted Addendum 2 to the Simcoe Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit RFP 10-03 Social Media Review, Planning and Project Guidance regarding:

  • Agency Communication Experience and Skill
  • Task Specification
  • Task Timeline
  • Proposal Delivery

Please visit to view the Addendum.]


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