Mauril Belanger

Health Co-operatives across Canada mourn the death of Mauril Bélanger, the long-serving MP for Ottawa-Vanier, August 16 2016 at age 61. Mauril was diagnosed with ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, following the 2015 federal election.  He had been an active champion of co-operatives, and hosted our presentation about Health, Wellness and Social Service Co-ops in 2015 to the Federal All …

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BCCA Newsletter

Please have a read of the British Columbia Co-operatives Association’s July 2016 newsletter, especially the article from the HCCFC near the end. BCCA News: July 2016 BCCA CO-OPS IN SCHOOL PROGRAM SUMMER UPDATE It may be summer but the BCCA is still beavering away at Co-ops in Schools. We are expanding the program into Victoria, partnering …

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Members Serving Refugees

Umbrella Co-op, Vancouver has launched a fundraising campaign online at: Alternately people can support the campaign by mailing a cheque to BC Multicultural Health Services Society at 1-630 B Carnarvon St, New Westminster, BC V3M 1E5. Of course, all donations online, or by cheque will receive a charitable tax receipt. If you are active …

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Health, Wellness and Social Service co-ops intro in Calgary TODAY!

Are you curious about how a Wellness, Health or Social Service co-op could serve your community?  Or about how your could integrate one of our programs into your existing co-op to shift the focus for your workers, consumers or community from “repairing injuries and healing illness” to helping individuals and groups to achieve and maintain …

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Congratulations to Ministers Philpott, Duclos, Hehr, Mihychuck and Qualtrough.  Health, Wellness and Social Service Co-ops across Canada look forward to working with all Ministries that focus on reduction of suffering, prevention of illness and accidents.  Using community-based strategies optimizes wellness and reduces costs.

Our 2015 AGM Approaches!

Join us in Winnipeg Dec 6-9 2015 for our Annual General Meeting, site visit, youth report, Hans Kai training, Best Practices & Best Programs.  Click for the program, and the registration and travel subsidy application.