Upcoming Volunteer Workshops

YOUTH SUBSTANCE USE AND MISUSE

 

This workshop aims to provide information regarding the trends in youth substance use and misuse including the opioids crisis and initiatives within the community.

This includes exploring harm reduction and how service providers are implementing this framework. Presenters are community providers working on the front lines who will provide relevant information exploring these topics and answering your questions.

When: Tuesday March 6th, 6pm-8pm
Where: Ongwanada Resource Centre, 191 Portsmouth Ave
 

Register with Jackie Franklin at: jfranklin@youthdiversion.org

 

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YOGA, STRESS MANAGEMENT & STRATEGIES FOR OVERCOMING OVERWHELM

 

This workshop will include an open dialogue about how stress affects our bodies and our thinking, the mental health continuum, and some tried and true, evidence-based, stress-busting techniques.

 

WHEN: Tuesday March 13th, 6pm-8pm

WHERE: Ongwanada Resource Centre, 191 Portsmouth Ave

WHAT TO BRING: Yoga mat (there will be a limited number of mats available for those who don’t have them)

 

Register with Jackie Franklin at: jfranklin@youthdiverson.org

 

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YOUTH DIVERSION AND THE ONTARIO JUSTICE EDUCATION NETWORK PRESENTS: LEGAL LITERACY IN THE AREAS OF HOUSING, EMPLOYMENT AND EDUCATION LAW

 

The law impacts many areas of our daily lives. This Workshop is designed for individuals who would like to improve their legal literacy in the areas of housing, employment and education law. 

WHEN: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 6pm-8pm

WHERE: Ongwanda Resource Centre, 191 Portsmouth Ave

 

You MUST RSVP: Jackie at jfranklin@youthdiversion.org by March 15, 2018

For Emergency Help:

  1. Call 911
  2. Go to your local hospital
  3. Call:
    1. Addictions & Mental Health Services KFLA  613-544-4229
    2. Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868
    3. LGBT Youth Line 1-800-268-9688
    4. Detox Centre  613 549-6461

Contact Us

559 Bagot Street
Kingston ON, Canada
K7K 3E1

P: 613-548-4535 ext 224
F: 613-548-1747

info@youthdiversion.org

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