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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 09:00 - 12:00

Waypoints,
Southwest Pond Salmonier Line

This is an out of town adventure to Waypoints new oudoor facility. 

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 09:00 - 10:30

Eastern Health, Outpatient Services Building, 35 Majors Path
Room 105, 1st floor
Free parking. Enter building through main doors, front of building (under numbers “35”).

CONFIRM YOUR ATTENDANCE EMAIL c.c.e.p.project@gmail.com!

Get connected, stay connected and mine the brain trust of your colleagues. This CoP (community of practice) for career practitioners is where you stay up to date, problem-solve and share resources. 

Register by messaging Elayne at c.c.e.p.project@gmail.com or call 765- 2182. We need to know if you are coming so we can be prepared.

What: These cafe sessions are facilitated networking session specific to the employment sector. We provide a menu of questions or conversation starters for small group discussions. Come grab a coffee while connecting with...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 09:00 - 10:30

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CONFIRM YOUR ATTENDANCE EMAIL c.c.e.p.project@gmail.com!

Get connected, stay connected and mine the brain trust of your colleagues. This CoP (community of practice) for career practitioners is where you stay up to date, problem-solve and share resources. 

Register by messaging Elayne at c.c.e.p.project@gmail.com or call 765- 2182. We need to know if you are coming so we can be prepared.

What: These cafe sessions are facilitated networking session specific to the employment sector. We provide a menu of questions or conversation starters for small group discussions. Come grab a coffee while connecting with...

Thrive is pleased to present the updated 2017 Directory of Services for Youth; a comprehensive listing of programs and services, with a focus on youth, in the St. John's metro area. The Directory is a great resource for youth, adults, and service providers alike-it features six categories: Employment, Health, Housing, Justice, Learning and Recreation.

This year's Directory features over 60 new listings and updates to over 100 listings. It has been reformatted for readability and ease of use.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 09:00 - 10:30

Hungry Heart Cafe
Harvey Road, St. John's
Metered parking

 

Community of Practice: Get connected, stay connected

Monthly we offer an opportunity to network and mine the brain trust of your colleagues. This C of P (community of practice) for career practitioners is where you stay up to date, problem-solve and share resources.

What: Our C of P takes a conversation cafe format. Each session is a facilitated networking session specific to the employment sector. We provide a menu of questions or conversation starters for small group discussions. Come grab a coffee while connecting with the expertise of  our employment partners. This is a great way to connect with others and share your valuable knowledge.

When: Every second...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 14:00 - 16:00

NLHHN Provincial Learning Centre
77 charter Avenue, Pleasantville

 

 

Please join us on Wenesday, September 20th at the NLHHN Provincial Learning Centre in Pleasantville for our next professional development offering: A workshop on Disability Etiquette.

Understanding how to discuss disability, how to address those with disabilities, and how to interact with persons with disabilities is an important part of promoting equality and an inclusive environment. Our language and our behaviour strongly influences how we perceive and feel about things, even when we don’t realize it. It also tells others how we feel and think about a topic.

In this workshop, we will discuss the negative impacts of assumptions, disability awareness, independence/independent living, inclusion, language and terminology, slang,...

Sunday, September 10, 2017 (All day) - Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day)

https://suicideprevention.ca/wspd/

 

It is estimated that each day in Canada, 11 people end their life and 210 make a suicide attempt. Suicide occurs across all age, economic, social, and ethnic boundaries. The pain that leads individuals to take their lives is unimaginable. Their deaths leave countless family and friends bereaved and their communities impacted.

On September 10th, the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) invites all the Canadian communities to find at least one way of connecting to WSPD. Your efforts will shine a light on this important issue, sending a message to those who are despairing, those who are grieving, and those who are supporting someone who is...