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Peer Outreach Leadership Training

Meet and Engage with your Community!

The Peer Outreach Leadership Training will build the capacity of community residents to engage their community through effective outreach. This interactive training series includes workshops on understanding community needs, community resources, how to make referrals, and effective outreach strategies.

Participants will be supported to engage in a community action, get to know each other, learn about each other’s communities and lived experiences, and receive support to access needed services.

Workshops include:

  • Overview of newcomer needs

  • Equity & Anti-Discrimination

  • Communication & Outreach Styles

  •   Conflict Resolution

  • Introduction to Community Resources

  • Effective Outreach Strategies

A certificate of participation will be awarded upon completion.

Date: Mondays and Wednesdays | June 3 - 26, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Bathurst-Finch Hub, 540 Finch Ave. W, Suite 139

*TTC tokens and childcare available upon request.

To register please complete and submit the application form below.

For more information please contact Fatima at fbarron@nych.ca | 416 898 6339

Mindfulness Training Program for Seniors

Are you 60 years of age or older?
Experiencing stress in your life?
Open to learning new coping strategies over 9 weeks?

Join us for Free Mindfulness training for seniors facilitated by Dr. Alexandra Fiocco, Director, Stress and Healthy Aging Research Lab, Ryerson University

Date: Thursdays, May 30 - July 25, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Bathurst-Finch Hub, 540 Finch Ave. West

For more information please call (416)979-5000 ext. 3233 and ask for information about the “Mindfulness Study” or email: rbc.mindful.study@ryerson.ca

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The Parent Cafe - May 18

Are you a parent or caregiver of a child aged 9 - 13?

Join us for coffee, snacks, and conversation about all things parenting!

Free Educational Workshop

Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Toronto Public Library, 1700 Wilson Ave.

For more information please contact:
Christina: cnufrio@nych.ca  | 416-799-5963

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