Aug
21
Tue
Using Health and Demographic Information to Support Community Services @ Online
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This one hour webinar explores three available online health data sharing websites:

  • Public Health Ontario Snapshots
  • Public Health Ontario Social Determinants of Health Mapper
  • Niagara Region Public Health & Emergency Services Niagara’s Village of 100

Improving the health of everyone in the Niagara community requires collaboration between public health and community partners. Access to community demographics as well as behavioural and health outcome data is important for better understanding the needs of the Niagara community.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Better understand priority populations in the Niagara community
  • Inform programs and services that address the community’s needs
  • Support funding proposals

This webinar is hosted by Niagara Region Public Health.

Sep
6
Thu
Fort Erie: Shared Learning Local Hub Session @ Salvation Army
Sep 6 @ 9:00 am

Shared Learning Local Hub sessions are being held in 5 areas across Niagara for front-line community service and outreach workers to:

  • Connect for shared learning;
  • Share ideas and best practice information to enable client success; and
  • Strengthen relationships concerning clients’ access to services and benefits.

Spotlight agency: Fort Erie Multicultural Centre

To be part of this session, contact Tamara Coleman-Lawrie at tamara.coleman-lawrie@unitedwayniagara.org.

Sep
26
Wed
Quest CHC Annual General Meeting @ Market Square
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Quest Community Health Centre invites you to attend their Annual General Meeting.

Panel Discussion: From Street to Home – “Building” a Solution – Innovative housing solutions to homelessness

5:30pm – 6:15pm: Reception
6:15pm – 7:00pm: AGM
7:00pm – 8:00pm: Panel Presentation

55% of Quest clients are homeless or at risk.

This event is hosted by Quest Community Health Centre.

Dec
6
Thu
Fort Erie: Shared Learning Local Hub Session @ Royal Canadian Legion #230
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am

Shared Learning Local Hub sessions are being held in 5 areas across Niagara for front-line community service and outreach workers to:

  • Connect for shared learning;
  • Share ideas and best practice information to enable client success; and
  • Strengthen relationships concerning clients’ access to services and benefits.

Spotlight agency: Ridgeway Legion (85th anniversary year)

This session is a potluck lunch.

To be part of this session, contact Tamara Coleman-Lawrie at tamara.coleman-lawrie@unitedwayniagara.org.

Niagara Knowledge Exchange & Community Calendar

Aug
21
Tue
Using Health and Demographic Information to Support Community Services @ Online
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This one hour webinar explores three available online health data sharing websites:

  • Public Health Ontario Snapshots
  • Public Health Ontario Social Determinants of Health Mapper
  • Niagara Region Public Health & Emergency Services Niagara’s Village of 100

Improving the health of everyone in the Niagara community requires collaboration between public health and community partners. Access to community demographics as well as behavioural and health outcome data is important for better understanding the needs of the Niagara community.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Better understand priority populations in the Niagara community
  • Inform programs and services that address the community’s needs
  • Support funding proposals

This webinar is hosted by Niagara Region Public Health.

Sep
6
Thu
Fort Erie: Shared Learning Local Hub Session @ Salvation Army
Sep 6 @ 9:00 am

Shared Learning Local Hub sessions are being held in 5 areas across Niagara for front-line community service and outreach workers to:

  • Connect for shared learning;
  • Share ideas and best practice information to enable client success; and
  • Strengthen relationships concerning clients’ access to services and benefits.

Spotlight agency: Fort Erie Multicultural Centre

To be part of this session, contact Tamara Coleman-Lawrie at tamara.coleman-lawrie@unitedwayniagara.org.

Sep
26
Wed
Quest CHC Annual General Meeting @ Market Square
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Quest Community Health Centre invites you to attend their Annual General Meeting.

Panel Discussion: From Street to Home – “Building” a Solution – Innovative housing solutions to homelessness

5:30pm – 6:15pm: Reception
6:15pm – 7:00pm: AGM
7:00pm – 8:00pm: Panel Presentation

55% of Quest clients are homeless or at risk.

This event is hosted by Quest Community Health Centre.

Dec
6
Thu
Fort Erie: Shared Learning Local Hub Session @ Royal Canadian Legion #230
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am

Shared Learning Local Hub sessions are being held in 5 areas across Niagara for front-line community service and outreach workers to:

  • Connect for shared learning;
  • Share ideas and best practice information to enable client success; and
  • Strengthen relationships concerning clients’ access to services and benefits.

Spotlight agency: Ridgeway Legion (85th anniversary year)

This session is a potluck lunch.

To be part of this session, contact Tamara Coleman-Lawrie at tamara.coleman-lawrie@unitedwayniagara.org.

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