The Crisis Centre’s Community Education department offers complementary suicide prevention training programs

The Crisis Centre will again be offering a safeTALK workshop on Wednesday January 22nd from 9am-12:30pm or Saturday February 22nd from 12:30pm – 4:00pm. These programs include: safeTALK is a half day training suitable for anyone wanting to help; minimum age 15 years.   The training prepares participants to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and […]

February 26th, 2014 is Pink Shirt Day!

This February, 26th, 2014, wear pink to draw attention to the importance of supportive relationships! Remind others about the story behind Pink Shirt Day to inspire others to become courageous in the face of injustice. Reflect on the actions that two brave Nova Scotia students took in protest against the harassment that was happening to […]

The Best Early Childhood Development Research in Canada

As a tribute to the late Clyde Herztman, CEECD/SKC-ECD has released a review of the best Canadian ECD research on Early Childhood Development.  In this bulletin, high-level research is summarized on topics as stress, maternal depression, autism and ADHD. Read the Top 10 Bulletin online or order your free paper copy by emailing To […]