This is a one-day beginner-level workshop designed for front line workers and others who work with/support people that are affected by incarceration. There is a strong focus on harm reduction/overdose prevention inside corrections, and HIV/HepC healthcare for individuals who are incarcerated.
- Learn more about the Federal and Provincial systems and how to navigate through them
- Learn about prison subculture and how it affects service delivery
- Hear from a peer speaker … and more!
This workshop is hosted by Positive Living Niagara.
This webinar is part of the National Indigenous Cultural Safety Learning Series.
The national webinar series provides an opportunity to share knowledge; experiences and perspectives in support of collective efforts to strengthen Indigenous cultural safety in health and social services.
Presenters include: Dr. Marcia Anderson and Dr. Elizabeth McGibbon
This webinar is hosted by the Provincial Health Services Authority.
Lifelong Learning Niagara is a third age learning organization providing learning programs and experiences for adults 50+ living in the Niagara region.
Tools to Build a High Performing Sustainable Health Care System
Presenter: Dr. Sacha Bhatia, Director, Women’s College Hospital Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care (WIHV); Cardiologist, Women’s College Hospital and University Health Network
Canada’s health care system is under significant pressure. An aging population and increasing rates of chronic disease threaten quality and affordability within our system of care. Learn about innovative research that is happening at WIHV to help ensure Canadians get the right care, in the right place, at the right time.
This lecture series is hosted by Lifelong Learning Niagara.
There will be a panel discussion with professionals and volunteers involved in palliative care in Niagara.
The panel will discuss many aspects of palliative care – the definition, the resources available to residents of Niagara-on-the-Lake and beyond and the services offered by Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Palliative Care.
This session is hosted by Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Palliative Care Service.
Discussing the role of the Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee while addressing Power of Attorney and the role of the Substitute Decision Maker.
Presented by Erich Knerr, Treatment Decision Consultant, Public Guardian Trustee.
This public forum is hosted by the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region.
Connections First is a new introductory session where people can get connected to the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region.
Persons with dementia and their partners in care learn about living well with dementia through Wellness and Healthy Brain Strategies, find out why it is important to connect with community services and get support.
Participants have opportunity to explore Normal Aging and Dementia and hear about recommended first steps.
Sessions will be held monthly. Registration is required (see contact information above).
These sessions are hosted by the Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region.
A community is only healthy when all of its members are valued, heard, involved, and engaged. Linking for Healthy Communities 2017 will explore how communities can work with EVERYONE to create communities healthy for EVERYONE.
HC Link’s conference will be a safe, open space for curiosity, self-reflection and conversation about how to work across difference to build more inclusive communities.
At this conference, you will have the opportunity to:
- Build your understanding of equity, diversity, cultural humility, inclusion and allyship.
- Ask questions, reflect and learn in a safe space for open conversation.
- Learn to work across difference with diverse groups to advance your collective efforts.
- Gain practical strategies to build inclusive communities.
- Connect and share with conference participants from many sectors and from across Ontario.
This conference is hosted by HC Link.