Posted on September 23, 2021 09:38 AM
Sept 8, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
What’s in a Word? – How Professional Interpreter Services Support Equity, Accessibility and Safety in Health and Social Services
This webinar helps you understand the risks associated with language barriers and work effectively with trained...
Posted on September 10, 2021 05:22 PM
Aug 25, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
This webinar will help you understand issues that affect TMWs such as precarious employment, exploitative practices, barriers to receiving care while working as a TMW, and various other problems.
Posted on August 14, 2021 02:34 PM
Aug 11, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
Are there any strategies for recognizing and managing signs and symptoms of compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma and burnout?
This webinar will help you understand the signs and symptoms of compassion fatigue,...
Posted on July 24, 2021 01:43 PM
July 21, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
More and more newcomers are moving to Canada for various reasons. The 2016 Census showed over half of the total immigrants identified in the survey are economic immigrants. These newcomers move to Canada for...
Posted on July 15, 2021 01:05 PM
Recorded on Jul 14, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
In part two of this two-part webinar series, the speaker outlines the importance of creating a positive communication climate in relationships; what would “supportive” climate could look like; best practices...
Posted on June 28, 2021 03:24 PM
June 23, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
The Centre for Newcomers services for sexually and gender diverse newcomers grew from one person to a diverse team providing settlement services, mental health services, income support, career development, refugee coaching, and professional...
Posted on June 14, 2021 01:27 PM
June 9, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
This webinar highlights an innovative program at Mount Carmel Clinic that builds bridges, strengthens relationships and honors the uniqueness and commonalities between newcomer and Indigenous groups. Join us to learn how this program facilitates an...
Posted on May 31, 2021 10:19 AM
May 26, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
This webinar focuses on the intersection of immigration law, health, and mental health. We will provide a broad overview of various immigration pathways such as refugee claims and humanitarian applications, the relevance of applicants’ health and...
Posted on May 13, 2021 10:03 AM
May 12, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
This webinar addresses the major disruptions COVID-19 has imposed to maternal and child health services that have disproportionately impacted newcomer women and children.
- How COVID-19 has exacerbated...
Posted on April 29, 2021 06:50 PM
Apr 28, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
As of late 2020/early 2021, COVID-19 vaccines are being distributed to the global population, beginning the climb out of this pandemic. However, a subset of vaccine misinformation can be found circulating on certain social...
Posted on April 12, 2021 10:37 AM
Apr 7, 2021 · Bilingual · 1 hour · Free
Vaccine hesitancy is not synonymous with vaccine refusal; a challenge for public health and health care professionals, it is a complex phenomenon that needs to be understood in its various dimensions in order to be able to help people accepting vaccination against COVID-19. In the case...
Posted on March 30, 2021 03:53 PM
Recorded on Mar 26, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
This webinar highlights the nutrition and health status of newcomer children as well as barriers to healthcare experienced by immigrants and refugees living in Saskatchewan. Barriers to healthcare include...
Posted on March 03, 2021 09:55 PM
Recorded on Mar 3, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
In part one of this two-part webinar series, the speaker outlines how self-concept develops and affects human interactions, how to manage impressions about others, about the influence of perception of others, pre-judgments and assumption, among...
Posted on February 26, 2021 04:29 PM
Recorded on Feb 24, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
Black History Month commemorates the rich heritage of a variety of cultures that span the globe: from the sub-Saharan African and Sahelean cultures, through Europe and the Americas, to the island gems of the Antilles and...
Posted on February 06, 2021 07:29 AM
Recorded on Feb 3, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
Thinking about ethics in the context of refugee experience: Old tools, current challenges and new possibilities
Canada takes pride in welcoming refugees from many contexts who arrive for many different...
Posted on January 29, 2021 04:01 PM
Recorded on Jan 27, 2021 · English · 1 hour · Free
In this introductory webinar, the speaker defines human trafficking and explores its impact on migrant women with precarious immigration status in Canada. Designed for frontline workers and service providers who work in...
Posted on December 17, 2020 12:04 PM
Recorded on Dec 16, 2020 · English · 1 hour · Free
This panel features perspectives from front-line staff, a physician and nurse practitioners across Canada in the health sector who have developed multidisciplinary models to deliver care to newcomers with complex needs.
You will learn:
Posted on November 29, 2020 07:24 PM
Recorded on Nov. 26, 2020 · English · 1 hour · Free
Join speaker Marie Serdynska, Coordinator of The Montreal Children’s Hospital Sociocultural Consultation and Interpretation Services, as she explores cultural safety in this online event.
The key objectives of this session are:
- The definitions and origins of cultural safety with...
Posted on October 23, 2020 10:37 AM
Recorded on Oct. 21, 2020 · English · 1 hour · Free
Strong partnerships across sectors and organizations are critical to ensure newcomers settling into Canada have an equitable experience and achieve optimal health outcomes.
In this webinar, speakers Tracey Rickards, PhD, Kelly Scott-Storey, PhD, and...
Oct 7, 2020 | Welcoming Refugees during COVID-19: Experiences from the Health and Settlement Sectors
Posted on October 07, 2020 08:49 PM
Recorded on Oct. 7, 2020 · English · 1 hour · Free
This panel discussion brings together professionals from the health and settlement sectors across Canada who have welcomed newcomers to Canada during COVID-19. The panel also features the perspective of a newcomer with lived experience. The panel...
Posted on October 02, 2020 10:42 AM
Recorded on Sept. 30, 2020 · English · 1 hour · Free
In this interactive webinar, Navigating Online Communications: Essential Tips for Healthcare and Settlement Service Providers, speakers Jan Bailey and Shona Welsh of OVATION: Experts in Speaker Training will walk you through their 3-point ‘SPA’ strategy for effective online communications. You’ll walk away with practical tips you can immediately implement while working with your colleagues and clients including:
- Putting your ‘best face forward’...
Posted on September 24, 2020 09:50 AM
Recorded on Sept. 23, 2020 · English · 1 hour · Free
In this webinar, speakers Christine Kouri (BSCN, MHA) Manager, Health Equity and Diversity and Suelana Taha, Health Equity Coordinator at The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO), discuss the innovative Newcomer Navigation role of supporting newcomers and their families through the often complex Canadian pediatric healthcare system.