Volunteer Opportunity – Restorative Justice

Restorative Justice offers an active way for individuals to help in their community as well as developing conflict resolution skills. If this sounds like something that interests you, or anyone you know, please email info@restoringjustice.ca or visit www.restoringjustice.ca  

DEFIANCE: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

DEFIANCE: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Hard times are coming, when we’ll be wanting the voices of writers who can see alternatives to how we live now, can see through our fear-stricken society and its obsessive technologies to other ways of being, and even imagine real grounds for hope. We’ll need writers who can remember freedom … Read more

Job Opportunity – Mental Health Facilitator

Mental Health Facilitator Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Community Services Rainbow Club Program Position: A regular full time (35 hour) position is available at the Rainbow Club. 35 hours – Monday through Friday Expected start time: As soon as possible     Pay Scale: Grid 11 – $17.44 hour APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 10, 2017 Submit Applications to: sdupre@comservice.bc.ca  Fax … Read more

Job Opportunities – Registered Social Worker (2 positions)

Registered Social Worker (2 positions) An opportunity to play a leading role in the future of social work February 2017 The BC College of Social Workers is currently recruiting two social workers with deep practice experience, knowledge and a special interest in learning about professional regulation. Working within the duty and objects of the College, … Read more

Job Opportunity – Family Well-Being Worker

      Position: Family Well-Being Worker, Maxxine Wright 2nd Stage Housing. Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 12:00 p.m. to 8:30pm with every second Saturday free from work. Deadline: By noon on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 An exciting opportunity exists for a Family Well-Being Worker, Maxxine Wright 2nd Stage Housing, a program of Atira Women’s Resource Society. … Read more

Job Opportunity – Aboriginal Patient Advocate

Aboriginal Patient Advocate Reference # 52054 Casual On Call Opportunity Indigenous Women’s Health 4500 Oak Street Vancouver, BC Reporting to the Program Coordinator, Aboriginal Health Program, Specialized Women’s Health, the Aboriginal Patient Advocate is responsible for providing day-to-day advocacy support to aboriginal  patients, and their families of Children’s & Women’s Health Centre of BC (C&W). … Read more

Thanks for SSWA Winter Dinner

This is just a “short” note of thanks to Katen and Christine and everyone who participated in the Winter Dinner last Friday. For those of you in Mexico( Susan) or Vancouver (Shahbar at the BCASW Board meeting) or Fraser River Executive members with other responsibilities I want you to know that you were still present … Read more

Job Opportunity – Resendence Worker

RESIDENCE WORKER Requirements: • Must be willing to work 8, 12 or 24 hour shifts (three a week minimum). • Compensation dependant on location of work and will be discussed in interview • Must have or be willing to attain within three months of hire, first aid certificate, food safe certificate • Criminal Record Check … Read more

Job Opportunity – Hand in Hand Child Care Society

Hand in Hand Child Care Society is hiring! Are you looking for a fun, exciting, challenging career in the child care field? We are looking for assistants for our school age care programs and our preschool classes. We offer flexible work schedules, with the opportunity for students to adjust their availability with each new semester. … Read more

Petition for Free Birth Control

Petition for Free Prescription Birth Control For information on the Campaign you can read about it in the following article: Irene Mathyssen: Hero who happens to be MP wants to make birth control free. Join the movement. Make your voice heard and spread the word. Take 30 seconds to sign the petition here: Support Free … Read more