UFV Student Research Day is Wednesday March 29, 2017

UFV Student Research Day is Wednesday March 29, 2017 Poster Workshop for students is Tuesday February 28, 2017  1 – 2 pm Kipp Lab, B164, Abby campus – no registration required for the workshop.   Micro-Lectures 11:30 am – Micro lectures on the South Atrium, SUB, Student Union Building Take the stage and share your … Read more

Upcoming Courses – Justice Institute of BC

Justice Institute of British Columbia – upcoming courses Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Increasing Understanding (COUN-1140) Feb 23, 2017 (New Westminster Campus) Interconnected Risk (COUN-1120)* Feb 24-25, 2017 (New Westminster Campus) All My Relations: Working with Aboriginal Clients (COUN-1110) Mar 9, 2017 (New Westminster Campus) Understanding Pharmacology From a Counsellor’s Perspective (COUN-1019) Mar 10-11, 2017 (New … Read more

Job Opportunity – Women’s Support Worker

  Internal & External Posting Position: Women’s Support Worker, Imouto Housing for Young Women Hours:        Relief/On-Call Deadline:  Applications accepted on an ongoing basis An exciting opportunity exists for a Women’s Support Worker for Imouto Housing for Young Women, a program of Atira Women’s Resource Society. We offer a challenging and rewarding work environment for … Read more

Job Opportunity – Women’s Support Worker

  Internal & External Posting Position:    Women’s Support Worker, Empress Rooms & Sereena’s Housing for Women Hours:        Relief/On-Call Deadline:  Applications accepted on an ongoing basis An exciting opportunity exists for a Women’s Support Worker for Empress Rooms & Sereena’s Housing for Women, programs of Atira Women’s Resource Society. We offer a challenging and rewarding … Read more

Job Opportunity – Women’s Support Worker

  Internal & External Posting Position:    Women’s Support Worker, Bridge Housing for Women & Sorella Housing for Women Hours:        Relief/On-Call Deadline:  Applications accepted on an ongoing basis An exciting opportunity exists for a Women’s Support Worker for Bridge Housing for Women & Sorella Housing for Women, programs of Atira Women’s Resource Society. We offer … Read more

Job Opportunity – Women’s Support Worker

  Internal & External Posting Position:    Women’s Support Worker, Marr Housing for Women Who are Older & Secord Housing for Women Hours:        Relief/On-Call Deadline:  Applications accepted on an ongoing basis An exciting opportunity exists for a Women’s Support Worker for Marr Housing for Women Who are Older & Secord Housing for Women, programs of … Read more

Job Opportunity – Women’s Support Worker

Ishtar Transition Housing Society Job Title:  Volunteer and Donations Program Coordinator (Permanent) Date Posted: February 22nd 2017 Competition #: 2017 – 07 Start Date: March 29th 2017 Salary: Grid Level 12A $19.77 – $22.48 per hour Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm, plus 7 flexible hours based on program requirements. Vacation may not … Read more

Job Opportunity – Casual Women’s Support Worker

Ishtar Transition Housing Society – Casual Women’s Support Worker Job Summary The Women’s Support Worker provides support to women and children who are fleeing violence and abuse and staying at, or considering coming to, the transition house. Key Duties and Responsibilities:  Provides emotional support, accompaniment, transportation, referrals and resources for women, children and youth … Read more

Committed Citizens Changing the World

UFV’s Race and Anti-Racism Network (RAN) is organizing an event on March 28th to commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. “Nevery doubt that a small group of thoughtful, commited citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead. When:                    Tuesday March 28, 2017   10am-11:30am Location:               … Read more

Understanding Abuse in Relationships

Counsellors, Students, Pastors, Support Workers, Advocates are invited to attend Understanding Abuse in Relationships With Lead Trainer – Karen McAndess-Davis, co-author of When Love Hurts Friday, March 10, 2017 – 4pm-9pm (Registration 3:30pm) When Love Hurts – The Woman’s Journey  Saturday, March 11, 2017 – 9am-4pm (Coffee 8:30am) The Woman’s Journey, continued Impact of Abuse … Read more