1. Resources & Publications

    TEMPO: Police Interactions A report towards improving interactions between police and people living with mental health problems

    In 2008 the MHCC conducted a review of the basic/recruit training, which occurs primarily at Canadian police colleges/academies, concerning interactions with people with mental illnesses. To complement that study, in 2010, the MHCC conducted a review that examined the nature and extent of such police training and education at the...
  2. Resources & Publications

    Police Encounters with People in Crisis

    As publicly announced by Chief of Police Bill Blair of the Toronto Police Service on August 30, 2013, the Honourable Frank Iacobucci has been engaged to conduct an independent review of the use of lethal force by the Toronto Police Service, with a particular focus on police encounters with persons...
  3. Resources & Publications

    Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women: A National Operational Overview

    In late 2013, the Commissioner of the RCMP initiated anRCMP-led study of reported incidents of missing and murdered Aboriginal women across all police jurisdictions in Canada. This report summarizes that effort and will guide Canadian Police operational decision-making on a solid foundation. It will mean more targeted crime prevention, better...
  4. Partners & Projects

    The Coalition to End Violence Against Women

    The Coalition to End Violence Against Women is a collective voice of organizations from the Niagara Region that is working toward ending violence against women by raising public awareness, educating, sharing information, networking and identifying and breaking down systematic barriers that perpetuate violence. The work of CEVAW is also highlighted in...
  5. Resources & Publications

    How’s Life? 2013 Measuring Well-Being

    This report provides a bi-annual assessment of people’s well-being in OECD countries and in selected emerging economies. The 2013 edition of How’s Life covers four topics: the impact of the global financial crisis on well-being; gender differences in well-being; well-being in the workplace; and sustaining well-being over time. Published By:...
  6. Partners & Projects

    Niagara Suicide Prevention Coalition

    Niagara Suicide Prevention Coalition (NSPC) is a non-funded community coalition made up of community partners who work to advance suicide prevention, intervention and postvention efforts in Niagara. The mandate of the NSPC, to bring interested community organizations groups, individuals, and volunteers together to help build Niagara to be a suicide-safer...
  7. Resources & Publications

    Indicators of Well-Being in Canada: Security – Crime Rates

    The Human Resources and Skills Development of Canada offers the rates of both violent and property crimes and changes in those rates over time as a basic reflection of security and safety in Canadian society. Information specific to the Niagara region is included. Published By: Human Resources and Skills Development...
  8. Resources & Publications

    Promising Practices to Help Children and Youth who have been Exposed to Violence

    Children and youth in challenging contexts, both in Canada and overseas, face common threats to their mental health that can be better addressed when researchers, service providers, practitioners, and communities pool their knowledge, resources, and lessons learned of what works best for improving young peoples’ mental health. This report details...
  9. Resources & Publications

    The Niagara Region Domestic Violence Report Card: Supplementary Report

    This second Supplementary Report is meant to continue the process of highlighting changes that have occurred since ‘The System Matters’ was released. This supplementary report highlights the influences of provincial budgets and innovations in practice, and continues the discussion regarding ending violence against women. This resource is also included in the...
  10. Resources & Publications

    Niagara Regional Police Services: 2012 Annual Report

    The Niagara Regional Police Service is dedicated to serving and protecting residents and visitors within the Regional Municipality of Niagara. This report provides an overview of the vast array of services provided to the residents of Niagara and its visitors by the men and women of the Service. In addition,...

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