Resources & Publications

  1. Accessing Health Services: Transportation Services in the HNHB LHIN

    Transportation is one of the top three health system challenges for residents in the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant (HNHB) Local Health Integration Network (LHIN). Community transportation services provide access to health services and enable people to participate in community life, thereby enhancing their health, well-being and independence. Transportation services are...
  2. The Cost of Injury in Canada

    Every year, injury takes a staggering toll on children, seniors, families, and communities across the country. New data from The Cost of Injury in Canada Report quantifies the financial and societal burden on our citizens, our health care system and the Canadian economy. The financial costs of preventable injuries are rising and unsustainable: $27...

Community Calendar

july

7jul1:00 pm- 2:00 pmWebinar: Traditional and Modern Assets
7jul2:00 pmWebinar: Women, Addiction, and Trauma
8jul1:30 pm- 3:30 pmNext Steps and Care Essentials
8jul6:00 pm- 7:30 pmKids in Control Niagara
9jul1:30 pm- 3:30 pmNext Steps and Care Essentials

august

5aug1:00 pm- 2:00 pmWebinar: Empowering Users
7aug9:00 am- 12:00 pmSomatic Therapies: An Introduction to Working with the Body to Heal Trauma and Chronic Stress
7aug1:00 pm- 4:00 pmUsing the Power of Play to Heal Trauma in Children
8aug9:00 am- 4:00 pmComprehensive Trauma Assessment Workshop
10aug - 14aug 109:00 amaug 14Life Skills Coach Certification

Partners & Projects

  1. Ontario Literacy Association Niagara

    Formerly the Ontario Reading Association (ORA), the Ontario Literacy Association Niagara (OLAN) is a local provincial chapter of the International Literacy Association. It is a professional organization of individuals devoted to enhancing the language and literacy experiences of individuals across the life span. The purposes of OLAN shall be: To enhance...
  2. Niagara Woman Abuse Screening Project

    The Ontario Woman Abuse Screening Project is a provincial committee, originally funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation, bringing Addictions, Mental Health and Domestic Violence organizations together. The goal is to transform services for abused women with mental health and/or addiction issues through screening for woman abuse, sexual assault and trauma...

Community Blog

  1. Making Every Door the Right Door for Women with Complex Concurrent Mental Health, Addictions and Domestic Abuse Issues

    Does your organization screen for abuse and trauma? Have you worked with a client at your organization and questioned why they don’t seem engaged during your meetings? Have you often felt that a client’s mental health symptoms or addictions issues are caused by exposure to domestic violence in the home...

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