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Mental Illness Awareness Week

Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is an annual national public education campaign designed to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness.

Sukkot ✡️

Feast of Booths 🌿🍋 Sukkot for Hebrew Year 5783 begins at sundown on Sunday, 9 October 2022 and ends at nightfall on Sunday, 16 October 2022. Sukkot (Hebrew: סוכות or סֻכּוֹת,...

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving in Canada is celebrated on the second Monday of October each year and it's an official statutory holiday - except in PEI, Newfoundland, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia -...

Shemini Atzeret ✡️

Eighth Day of Assembly ✡️ Shmini Atzeret for Hebrew Year 5783 begins at sundown on Sunday, 16 October 2022 and ends at nightfall on Monday, 17 October 2022. Shemini Atzeret (שמיני...

Simchat Torah ✡️

Day of Celebrating the Torah ✡️ Simchat Torah for Hebrew Year 5783 begins at sundown on Monday, 17 October 2022 and ends at nightfall on Tuesday, 18 October 2022. Simchat Torah...

Indigenous Cultural Safety Training – Part 1

Understanding the history of Canadian/Indigenous peoples, and the effects that history has on Indigenous people today, is only the first step in creating culturally safe workplaces. The MHCC has committed...

Indigenous Cultural Safety Training – Part 2

Understanding the history of Canadian/Indigenous peoples, and the effects that history has on Indigenous people today, is only the first step in creating culturally safe workplaces. The MHCC has committed...

Diwali 🕉 ☸️

Diwali, or Deepawali, otherwise known as the Festival of Lights, is considered the biggest annual holiday of the year in India. Well known for its light displays, fireworks and colourful...

Halloween

Halloween is a holiday celebrated each year on October 31, and Halloween 2022 will occur on Monday, October 31. The tradition originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, when...

Indigenous Cultural Safety Training – Part 1

Understanding the history of Canadian/Indigenous peoples, and the effects that history has on Indigenous people today, is only the first step in creating culturally safe workplaces. The MHCC has committed...

Indigenous Cultural Safety Training – Part 2

Understanding the history of Canadian/Indigenous peoples, and the effects that history has on Indigenous people today, is only the first step in creating culturally safe workplaces. The MHCC has committed...