Hello CYSN Members and Community Partners,
MAY IS COMMUNITY LIVING MONTH: The goal of Community Living Ontario is, “all persons live in a state of dignity, share in all elements of living in the community, and have the opportunity to participate effectively”. Community Living “envisions a society where people who have an intellectual disability belong and feel respected.” Please CLICK HERE for more information.
UNDERSTANDING THE TEENAGE BRAIN RESOURCES: Anyone wishing copies of Dr. Jean Clinton, Ron Shore and Health Unit presentations may visit http://ww.hpehrtf.blogspot.ca/. Congratulations to the Harm Reduction Task Force for an extremely well-organized and informative day!
WORKING WITH THE MEDIA WEBINAR: The Heart and Stroke Foundation will be offering a webinar on Working with the Media on May 23, 2-3pm. Teresa Roncon, HSF Senior Manager of Media Relations, will present on the following topics:
- Overview of different types of media
- Determining which one is most desirable for your cause
- How to pitch/reach the media
- Working within a tight budget – best options
- Optimizing your website
- Owning your story
- Searching for results/evaluation
To register please email Melissa Yule with ‘register for webinar’ in the subject line.