Special Projects

Niagara Injured Worker Speaker School

A twelve week course offered one day per week to teach injured workers how to speak concisely and clearly using breathing techniques and strategies. Each worker prepares and presents a three minute speech before a panel upon completion.

Funded in part by Niagara Region through the Niagara Prosperity Initiative

 

Niagara Injured Worker Centre

Injured workers meet twice per week for discussion and training opportunities.

Funded in part by Niagara Region through the Niagara Prosperity Initiative

 

Youth Social Justice Committee

High school youth from various schools gather every two weeks to focus in on an area of social justice involving today’s youth and work together on a project that will be presented on how to address some of these issues.

Funded in part by Niagara Region through the Niagara Prosperity Initiative

 

BeFair Project

The Elder Abuse Federal grant is to do research regarding financial abuse in order to obtain some baseline statistics. This does not just involve working with the community groups that deal with the elderly but also involving the banks.

Funded by the Federal Government of Canada