FREE WORKSHOPS for individuals with disabilities, their families and support workers.

The New Brunswick Association for Community Living  invites you to two free upcoming workshop being held in Saint John on February 16th. For many New Brunswickers with a disability and their families, it can be a challenge to find and recruit support workers.  Individuals and their families often receive funding or pay for support workers[...]

Free Education Series – The Alzheimer Journey: Care Essentials

The free bilingual program will run for four consecutive weeks during the month of March. This program is recommended for those in the middle stage of their diagnosis, their family members, and caregivers. Limited seats available . To register, please contact 1-800-664-8411 or info@alzheimernb.ca  Topics Covered: Week 1 – What to Expect. What is dementia?[...]

NOON NUGGET – Oct 14th “Volunteers are your Champions Go for the Gold!”

The Saint John Volunteer Centre Presents Noon Nugget October 14, 2016 $25 per person – Please bring payment day of workshop Volunteers are your Champions – GO FOR THE GOLD!! 2016 is an Olympic year and volunteers are the champions of your organization. Come out and learn how to treat them like gold to attract and[...]

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WORKSHOP: Body Safety: Empowering Your Kids Through Conversation

A FREE event for adults who want to learn more about sexual abuse prevention Tuesday May 31st 2016 Quispamsis Qplex 6:30pm – 8:00pm 1) Why is it important to talk to children about their bodies? 2) How do we start these conversations? 3) How can we spot child predators that are among us every day?[...]

Data 4 Impact Workshop – Increase the capacity of your nonprofit!

data impact graphicsOn April 27, 2016 the NB Social Policy Research Network will host Data 4 Impact in Saint John.

Targeted towards community organizations, this is a full-day, workshop-based summit to share stories and effective tools to create, collect, and use data to help solve the complex issues for which our community organizations exist.

Want to make your call to action clear? Looking to communicate your why to funders, community, and stakeholders? Looking for evidence to help guide your decisions to direct your organization for clear impact? You’re doing it, let us help you prove it. [...]

FREE Workshop: Family Law Matters for Immigrants in New Brunswick

Workshop Description:  This workshop focuses on legal issues that may arise out of separation and divorce.  It provides general information about family law rights and obligations of both married and common-law couples.  It touches on potential barriers to acting on one’s rights, and the impact of immigration status on those rights. There is a section[...]