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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 to a journey toward reconciliation and is pleased to offer opportunities for staff to come along on that journey. In the months of October and...

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 to a journey toward reconciliation and is pleased to offer opportunities for staff to come along on that journey. In the months of October and...

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Remembrance Day

On remembrance day members of the armed forces (soldiers, sailors and airmen) are commemorated. The other common name for this day is Armistice Day which marks the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I. on November 11th at 11am in 1918 (the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month)....

Music on a Mission, Trivia Event

Hellenic Community Centre 1315 Prince of Wales Dr, Ottawa, Ontario

On behalf of: Karla Thorpe   Join us for an evening of live music trivia in support of a local Ottawa-based mental health charity! Staff can submit a team/group of colleagues (up to 10 members) or join a mixed team from across MHCC (ticket price covered by MHCC.) Please RSVP directly to Layla Almansour at lalmansour@mentalhealthcommission.ca if...

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is an annual observance on November 20 that honours the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. You can learn more about TDOR from GLAAD: https://www.glaad.org/tdor Transgender (trans) people face unique stressors, including higher rates of harassment and discrimination, and, as a result,...

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is an annual observance on November 20 that honours the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. You can learn more about TDOR from GLAAD: https://www.glaad.org/tdor Transgender (trans) people face unique stressors, including higher rates of harassment and discrimination, and, as a result, experience...

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 to a journey toward reconciliation and is pleased to offer opportunities for staff to come along on that journey. In the months of October and...

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 to a journey toward reconciliation and is pleased to offer opportunities for staff to come along on that journey. In the months of October and...

Insights into Veteran and Veteran Family Experiences with Cannabis and Mental Health

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. ETInsights into Veteran and Veteran Family Experiences with Cannabis and Mental Health Join our speaker’s panel and hear what Veterans, Veteran family members, service providers, and researchers said about cannabis use and mental health — including knowledge needs and research priorities — in a series of dialogues...

Veteran Experiences with Cannabis and Mental Health: Webinar Nov. 29

Version française As cannabis use to treat ailments grows among Veterans, research and guidance are lacking, in part due to stigma and scant evidence-based information. To begin addressing these challenges, we co-hosted a series of dialogues with the Atlas Institute for Veterans and Families, asking Veterans, Veteran family members, service providers, and researchers about their perspectives...