Community Leader - Response and Recovery Project

Unison Health and Community Services
Pay Type: 
per contract
Position type: 
Application deadline: 
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Contact name: 
Katie Mayerson

Seeking Community Leaders from Wards 11 & 12

The Response and Recovery Project is looking for TWELVE well-connected community leaders who are passionate about supporting healing in their communities.


  • Living in Wards 11 or 12 and/or very well connected to a community here
  • Available to make a 2 hour a week commitment through the winter and spring


Women's Mindfulness & Healing Group/ Grupo ng Kababaihan

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Aug 26 2015.
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 18:30
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 18:30
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 18:30
Wed, 07/29/2015 - 18:30
Wed, 08/05/2015 - 18:30
Wed, 08/12/2015 - 18:30
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 18:30
Wed, 08/26/2015 - 18:30
Contact name: 
Alyssa Jones

Women's Mindfulness & Healing Group
Grupo ng Kababaihan
A 4-week series for women (ages 20+) to come together in the journey of healing.

Sessions will explore mindful practices, stress management, empowerment and moving forward. Facilitated by a trained counselor.

Stella’s Place Peer Support Training Certificate Program

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 17:00
Contact name: 
Lucy Westell

About Stella’s Place:

Initiated by young adults and their families, Stella’s Place will provide evidence-based assessment and treatment services to young adults between 16 and 29 with complex mental health needs or concurrent disorders, in a positive peer-driven and recovery-focused community setting. Stella’s Place will open in Toronto in 2016.


About Stella’s Place Peer Support Training Program:

Supporting Youth Grieving the Dying or Death of a Sibling or Parent: Considerations for Parents, Professionals, and Communities

Andrea Warnick

Opening the Conversation 

Program for Grieving Mothers

Although this program focuses on mothers who lost a child to gun violence we're also accepting mothers who lost a child to any circumstance.


Thanks Much!

Rev. Sky


Rev. Sky Starr   (RMFT)  - Registered Marriage and Family Therapist 
                            Grief /Trauma/Addiction Specialist 

                            (CPC) - Certified Pastoral Counsellor;  

10th Annual Strawberry Ceremony for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 12:30

14 February at 12:30 pm
Toronto Police Headquarters
40 College St., Toronto, Ontario M4Y 1A3

Strawberry Ceremony with Elder Wanda Whitebird begins at 12:30 at Police Headquarters, 40 College Street at Bay, Toronto

Community Feast at the central YMCA on Grosvenor Street - following the ceremony. Food provided by Na Me Res Native Men's Residence.

Please leave your agency and organization banners at home and instead make signs in honour of women, girls, Trans and Two Spirit people who have died violent and premature deaths.


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