November 26, 2020

Parents “extremely fearful” about potential regional children’s centre closures in Waterloo

WATERLOO, ON—/COMMUNITYWIRE/—A looming council vote in the Region of Waterloo could displace more than 250 families from quality, municipally funded […]
November 25, 2020

En cette période de pandémie, de plus en plus de gens effectuent eux-mêmes leurs placements

Note aux rédacteurs en chef : L’OCRCVM est un organisme de réglementation sans but lucratif national qui surveille les courtiers […]
November 25, 2020

Pandemic sees surge in Do-It-Yourself investing

Note to Editors: IIROC is a non-profit, national regulatory body that oversees Canadian investment firms and their 30,000 registered employees. […]
November 16, 2020

Un programme canadien d’emploi pour la jeunesse dépasse les attentes en matière d’économie verte

OTTAWA (Ontario)–/HEBDO-PRESSE/–BioTalent Canada a annoncé aujourd’hui que son Programme de stages en sciences et technologie (PSST) — Emplois verts a […]
November 16, 2020

Canada Youth Employment Program Exceeds Expectations Targeting Green Economy

OTTAWA, Ontario–/COMMUNITYWIRE/–BioTalent Canada announced today that its Science and Technology Internship Program (STIP) Green Jobs surpassed its goal of 50 […]
November 10, 2020

Concern mounts as five regionally-operated child care centres in the Region of Waterloo at risk of closure, says CUPE Ontario

WATERLOO, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Child care workers, advocates, parents, and caregivers anticipate that a recent external review, conducted by consulting firm […]
November 3, 2020

CUPE Local 4392 launches public campaign to restore day programs for adults with developmental disabilities

GUELPH, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— CUPE Local 4392, who represents workers at Community Living Guelph Wellington, has launched a new online campaign […]
October 6, 2020

Five tips for fostering resiliency in children from Scouts Canada and leading expert Dr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe

The free Guide to Resilient Children offers practical tips and everyday solutions; available at Scouts.ca OTTAWA, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— In a […]
September 1, 2020

Media Release: Fatal farm injuries to Canadian children

EDMONTON, AB, 1 September 2020 —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— The Injury Prevention Centre invites the media to learn about how children on Canadian farms are at high risk for fatal injury. This recently published Canadian analysis describes trends in fatal farm injury to children and young workers.
August 26, 2020

New digital literacy resources aim to help older adults cope with physical distancing

TORONTO, August 26, 2020 –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– ABC Life Literacy Canada (ABC), a national non-profit literacy organization, recently released new digital literacy resources from the Youth Teaching Adults program. Youth Teaching Adults aims to increase the digital literacy skills of adult Canadians through workshops led by youth volunteer tutors.