Positive Living Fraser Valley Society – What is Happening? Funding – Impact – Services

Positive Living Fraser Valley, a non-profit society and pro-active community, supporting elimination of social isolation and stigma connected to HIV, Viral Hepatitis, TB and Sexually Transmitted Blood Borne Infections is being de-funded! For ten years, the society has been servicing regions from Hope to Langley, home to 1.6 million people. In the province of B.C., this … Read more

Job Posting – Social Program Officer – Ministry of Children and Family Development

Ministry of Children and Family Development Social Program Officer – Child Protection Worker (Growth Series) Multiple Positions/Locations Available As a Child Protection Worker, through assessment and collaboration, you develop plans with families to ensure the safety of children and youth. Your skill set will include interviewing clients, evaluating vulnerability factors, investigating child welfare reports and … Read more

Positive Living Fraser Valley Society – March With Us! Nov. 15th

March with Us! A call for Action! Please join us in support of Positive Living Fraser Valley Society. DATE: Tuesday, November 15th PLACE: south parking lot at the Student Union building TIME: 10 am TRANSPORTATION: Bus Students in Social Work program have created a Task Force to advocate on behalf of PLFV; leaders in the … Read more

Student Union Society – Event Planning – November 23

UFV Student Union Society and C & A Committee Presents – EVENT PLANNING Tabling on the steps to a successful event including fund requests and advertising November 23rd, 2016 11:30 – 1:00 SUB Building in the Atrium Stop by each table and chat with the C & A Committee Members  

Dr. Leah Douglas Offers Expert Advice After Tragic Double Stabbing at Abbotsford School

Original article taken from the Abbotsford News, November 8, 2016 http://www.abbynews.com/news/400468431.html Communities can withstand traumatic events like the double stabbing that took the life of 13-year-old Letisha Reimer and sent her friend to the hospital, according to a local expert. “Communities are built with a natural healing capacity,” said Leah Douglas, an associate professor at … Read more

Job Postings – 5 positions available – Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) – BC

The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province-wide health care services across BC, working with the five geographic health authorities to deliver province-wide solutions that improve the health of British Columbians. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Patients first • Respect people • Be … Read more

ETS and TLC – Temporary office move – November 15

On Tuesday, November 15 Educational Technology Services, and Teaching & Learning will temporarily move offices for renovations. Find us down the hall in G159. Please note that services may be slightly impacted on November 15 during the physical move.  If you require any equipment from ETS for November 15 please be sure to pre-book it. … Read more

Job Posting – Mental Health Rehabilitation Worker – Tri Cities

Job Title – Mental Health Rehabilitation Worker Posting number – 1065001 Geographic location – Port Moody / Port Coquitlam / Coquitlam / Tricities We invite you to join the team at Connolly/Cottonwood/Cypress Lodges, Tricities BC and work as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team. In this role, the Rehabilitation Worker assists residents with mental, … Read more