December eNewsletter

200-141 Bannatyne Ave
Winnipeg, MB, R3B 0R3
contact@healthincommon.ca
Telephone: 204.946.1888
Toll-free: 1.800.731.1792
Fax: 204.284.2404
December 2013 – Volume 6, Issue 11
January E-Newsletter deadline is December 23.

Contents

Health in Common News
Learning Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Resources
Health and Sustainability Promotion

Health in Common News

Tweet, tweet!

Health in Common has joined the twitterverse! Follow us at @healthincommon to keep up to speed on planning and evaluation tips, tools and resources.

Strengthen evaluation planning 

Join Bohdanna and Anna for a full day Evaluation Planning workshop on December 6th. This CCEDnet hosted workshop will teach participants how to plan for program evaluation within their organizations.  Participants will learn about the different reasons to evaluate and the steps involved in planning a program evaluation.

By the end of the workshop, participants will have started to create their own program evaluation plans. Register here!

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Learning Opportunities

Around Manitoba
Various Locations & Distance Education
Outside Manitoba

Around Manitoba 

Brandon

Canada Youth Business Foundation – Skilled Trades Education Workshops – Dec 11 & 12  ***NEW***

Winkler

Canada Youth Business Foundation – Skilled Trades Education Workshops – Dec 6 & 7  ***NEW***

Winnipeg

Canadian CED Network  – Evaluation Planning – December 6 

MIRSSA – Self-Care for Settlement Practitioners – December 9 ***NEW***

Canadian CED Network – To Tweet or Not to Tweet: Marketing Basics for Non-Profits – December 10 

MIRSSA – Self-Care for Settlement Practitioners – December 11 ***NEW***

Rainbow Resource Centre – Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Two-Spirit, Queer (LGBTTQ*) Ally Training – December 12 ***NEW***

Canadian CED Network – Self-Care for Service Providers – December 16 

safeTALK – Suicide Alertness for Everyone – January 23, 2014 

Menno Simons College Esau Lecture Series – ‘This Land is Our Land?’: Reintegrating Earth, Eating, and Ethics – January 23, 2014 

Sexuality Education Resource Centre – Classes for Newcomer Parents – January 25-March 29, 2014 ***NEW***

Society for Manitobans with Disabilities – Essential Communication Skills for Facilitators – January 29, 2014

Healthy Child Manitoba – Nobody’s Perfect Manitoba – February 21, 2014 ***NEW***

Menno Simons College Esau Lecture Series – Food Rebellions: Crisis and the Hunger for Justice – February 27, 2014

Menno Simons College Esau Lecture Series – The Sustainable Intensification of World Agriculture –  March 20, 2014

Society for Manitobans with Disabilities – Essential Communication Skills for Facilitators – March 27 

safeTALK – Suicide Alertness for Everyone – April 10, 2014 

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Various Locations & Distance Education

Wellness Institute – Get Better Together! – Various dates and locations

Canadian CED Network – CoopZone Online Training Program – Various dates

CHNET-Works! – NCCDH – Advancing Health Equity Through Public Health: The Power of People and Systems – December 3 ***NEW***

CHNET-Works! – Cuts to Health Care for Refugees: Implications for Health Care Providers – December 4 ***NEW***

Green Action Centre – Get Outta Town! Rural and Northern Active Travel After School – December 5 

CHNET-Works! – Inter-professional Teams in the Chinook Primary Care Networks – December 19 ***NEW***

Canadian CED Network – Unlocking Opportunities in the Collaborative Economy – January 9, 2014 ***NEW***

Canadian CED Network – Charity Law Seminar Series: Legal Risk in Charitable Fundraising – February 19, 2014 ***NEW***

 

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Outside Manitoba

Denver, CO

Local Government Commission – New Partners for Smart Growth Conference – February 13-15, 2014 

Gatineau-Ottawa, ON

Canadian Sport for Life – Canadian Sport for Life National Summit – January 28-30, 2014 ***NEW***

Halifax, NS

Resilience Research Centre – Researching Resilience Workshop – April 28 – May 2 OR May 5 & 6, 2014 

Montreal, QC

EcoHealth 2014 – Connections for Health, Ecosystems, and Society – August  11-15, 2014

Toronto, ON

Canadian Fair Trade Network – Leadership in Fair Trade – January 9-11, 2014 ***NEW***

Active Healthy Kids Canada – 2014 Global Summit on the Physical Activity of Children – May 19-22, 2014

Watch Your Step – 2014 National Fall Prevention Conference – May 27-28, 2014

Vancouver, BC

International Health Data Linkage Network – International Health Data Linkage Conference – April 28-30, 2014

Victoria, BC

New Economy Action Group – Living the New Economy – November 29-December 5

 

Funding Opportunities

Funding Deadlines Calendar

Aboriginal Funds for Species at Risk Program

Arts Development Project Support Program (ADPS)

Assiniboine Credit Union

Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage

Canada Summer Jobs

Canadian Institute for Health Research, Funding Opportunities Database

Canadian Rural Research Network (list of funding opportunities)

Canadian Tire Jump Start

Canadian Women’s Foundation

Carolyn Sifton Foundation

Celebrate Canada

Communities 4 Families

Designated Heritage Buildings

Earth Day Canada Community Environment Fund

Earth Day Canada, Hometown Heroes Award Program

Ethnocultural Community Support Fund

FCC AgriSpirit Fund

Habitat Stewardship Program for Species at Risk

Heart & Stroke Foundation Manitoba Primary Prevention Challenge 

Heritage Canada Building Communities through Arts & Heritage Local Festivals Grant

Hometown Green Team

Hometown Manitoba

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

KidSport

Lake Winnipeg Foundation – Stewardship, Research and Education Grants Program

Manitoba After School Arts Enrichment Program

Manitoba Camping Association Sunshine Fund

Manitoba Community Arts Council Grants

Manitoba Community Museums Grant Program

Manitoba Community Places Program

Manitoba – Localized Improvement Fund for Tomorrow

Manitoba  Community Services Council

Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism

Manitoba Foundation for Sports Scholarships

Manitoba Heritage Grants Programs

Manitoba Hydro Commercial Custom Measures

Manitoba Hydro Forest Enhancement Program

Manitoba Lotteries Corporation

Manitoba Water Stewardship Fund

Mountain Equipment Coop Community Contributions

National Crime Prevention Centre

Neighbourhoods Alive! Lighthouses

Neighbourhood Renewal Fund

New Horizons for Seniors

ParticipACTION Teen Challenge

Regional – Community Sport Development Grants and Programs

RCMP Foundation

Selkirk & District Community Foundation, Games Legacy Fund

Sport Manitoba

TD Friends of the Environment Foundation

Tides Canada – Northern Manitoba Food, Culture & Community Fund

Urban Green Team

Young Canada Works

Youth Take Charge

Winnipeg Arts Council

Homelessness Partnering Strategy – Aboriginal Homelessness Funding Stream

Western Canada Summer Games Legacy Fund

Winnipeg Foundation Community Grants

Winnipeg Foundation Camps & Summer Programming Grants

Winnipeg Foundation EnviroGrants Program

Winnipeg Foundation Literacy for Life Fund

Winnipeg Foundation Nourishing Potential Grants Program

Western Communities Foundation

Women in Sport Encouragement Fund

Women to Watch (Sport Manitoba)

Wonder+ Cares Healthy Active Kids Grant

Resources

Active Living Coalition for Older Adults – CD Tool Kit Resource for Healthy Living Workshops

Alberta Centre for Active Living – The Impact of Athletic Magazine Images on Active Male Consumers

British Columbia Ministry of Health – Lower the Stakes: A Public Health Approach to Gambling in British Columbia

Caledon Institute – Strengthening the Canada Pension Plan: Take it to the public

Implementation Science – Knowledge Translation Strategies to Improve the Use of Evidence in Public Health Decision Making in Local Government:  Intervention design and implementation plan

Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health – Economic Analysis of the Health Impacts of Housing Improvement Studies: A systematic review

Local Government Association – Changing Behaviours in Public Health: To nudge or to shove?

National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy – An introduction to the ethical implications of economic evaluations for healthy public policy

Prevention Institute – Towards a 21st Century Approach: Advancing a Vision for Prevention and Public Health

Public Health England – Knowledge Strategy: Harnessing the Power of Information to Improve the Public’s Health

World Cancer Research Fund International – Law and Obesity Prevention: Addressing Some Key Questions for the Public Health Community

World Health Organization – Review of Social Determinants and the Health Divide in the WHO European Region: Final Report

 

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Health and Sustainability Promotion Days – December

World AIDS Day – December 1

International Day of Persons with Disabilities – December 3

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women – December 6

Human Rights Day – December 10

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November eNewsletter

200-141 Bannatyne Ave
Winnipeg, MB, R3B 0R3
contact@healthincommon.ca
Telephone: 204.946.1888
Toll-free: 1.800.731.1792
Fax: 204.284.2404
November 2013 – Volume 6, Issue 10
December E-Newsletter deadline is November 22.

Contents

Health in Common News
Learning Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Resources
Health and Sustainability Promotion

Health in Common News

Strengthen evaluation planning 

Join Bohdanna and Anna for a full day Evaluation Planning workshop on December 6th. This CCEDnet hosted workshop will teach participants how to plan for program evaluation within their organizations.  Participants will learn about the different reasons to evaluate and the steps involved in planning a program evaluation.

By the end of the workshop, participants will have started to create their own program evaluation plans. Register here!

Gaining Momentum! 

Erin and Anna will meet with community members involved with Project Momentum: Economic Security for Women in Portage la Prairie on Monday, November 4th. This meeting kicks off Health in Common’s planning and evaluation support to Momentum, which will continue into 2015.

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Learning Opportunities

Around Manitoba
Various Locations & Distance Education
Outside Manitoba

Around Manitoba 

Brandon 

Recreation Connections – Aquatic Facility Operator Course – November 6-8 

Brandon Neighborhood Renewal Corporation – Proposal Writing – November 7 & 8 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Volunteer Management Introduction – November 26-28

Ile des Chenes

Community Futures Triple R – Challenge Your Acceptance: Chris Fields – November 8 

Winnipeg

Manitoba Council for International Cooperation – Global Justice Film Festival – November 1 & 2

CCEDNET – Participatory Management Skills – November 5 ***NEW***

Klinic – Trauma Informed Care Workshop (half day) – November 5

safeTALK – Suicide Alertness for Everyone – November 5 

Manitoba Quality Network – Risk Management – November 5 ***NEW***

Literacy Partners of Manitoba – 3rd Annual Aboriginal Literacy Symposium – November 6 & 7 ***NEW***

PRAXIS Conflict Consulting – Communicating Effectively to Resolve Conflict Situations – November 6 & 7 

Volunteer Manitoba – Ten Steps to Managing a Successful Event – November 8 ***NEW***

Arts and Cultural Industries Association of Manitoba – Collaboration Foundations 2: Managing Projects, Diversity & People Together – November 9 ***NEW***

CCEDNET – Build and Grow your Social Enterprise – November 14 ***NEW***

Manitoba Quality Network – The Power of Mind Mapping – November 14 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Managing Change in Non-Profit Organizations – November 14 

Arts and Cultural Industries Association of Manitoba – Late Lunch Show: Connecting to Customers – Using online survey tools to reach out and learn about your customers – November 15 ***NEW***

Manitoba Patient Access Network – Health Innovation Conference – November 18 & 19 

Manitoba Quality Network – Write It Right 1: High Performance Business Writing – November 19 ***NEW***

Career Trek – Let’s Get to Work:  Investing in Today for a Stronger Tomorrow – November 21 ***NEW***

Manitoba Environmental Industries Association – Emerging Issues Conference – November 21 ***NEW***

Manitoba Quality Network – Communicating with Civility, Credibility and Competence – November 21 ***NEW***

Menno Simons College Esau Lecture Series – Feeding the World: Is Hunger Inevitable? – November  21

Communities 4 Families – Basic Tools for Facilitating Family Programs Training – November 22 ***NEW***

Rainbow Resource Centre – StandOut! Conference – November 25 ***NEW***

Manitoba Quality Network – Project Management: A Practical Approach – November 25 & 26 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Facebook Marketing and Engagement for your Non-Profit – November 26 

Klinic – Becoming Trauma informed: Mind/Body approached to creating connection – November 27 & 28

Recreation Connections – Aquatic Facility Operator Course – November 27-29

Manitoba Quality Network – Managing Mental Health in the Workplace – November 28 ***NEW***

Group Mindset – First Nations Taxation: A Leadership Workshop – November 29 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – 2013 Funders Forum – November 29 ***NEW***

Arts and Cultural Industries Association of Manitoba – Collaboration Foundations 3: Collaborative Community Development – November 30 ***NEW***

CCEDNET – Evaluation Planning – December 6 ***NEW***

CCEDNET – To Tweet or Not to Tweet: Marketing Basics for Non-Profits – December 10 ***NEW***

CCEDNET – Self-Care for Service Providers – December 16 ***NEW***

safeTALK – Suicide Alertness for Everyone – January 23, 2014 

Menno Simons College Esau Lecture Series – ‘This Land is Our Land?’: Reintegrating Earth, Eating, and Ethics – January 23, 2014 

Society for Manitobans with Disabilities – Essential Communication Skills for Facilitators – January 29 ***NEW***

Menno Simons College Esau Lecture Series – Food Rebellions: Crisis and the Hunger for Justice – February 27, 2014

Menno Simons College Esau Lecture Series – The Sustainable Intensification of World Agriculture –  March 20, 2014

Society for Manitobans with Disabilities – Essential Communication Skills for Facilitators – March 27 ***NEW***

safeTALK – Suicide Alertness for Everyone – April 10, 2014 

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Various Locations & Distance Education

Wellness Institute – Get Better Together! – Various dates and locations

Canadian CED Network – CoopZone Online Training Program – Various dates 

National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy – HIA Step by Step – October – November

CHNET-Works! – Canadian Research Data Centre Network – Parents’ Level of Education and their Adult Children’s Risk of Experiencing Major Depression – November 5 

Green Action Centre – Making it Count: Including Science and Math in Active Transportation Programs – November 7 

CHNET-Works! – Public Health Agency of Canada – Digital Games and Public Health: Learning from Food Quest – November 12 ***NEW***

CHNET-Works! – NCCDH – Knowledge Translation Frameworks  & Health Equity: Fast friends or perfect strangers – November 19 ***NEW***’

CHNET-Works! – Public Health Agency of Canada – Helping Our Children Use Their “WITS” to Prevent Bullying – November 20 ***NEW***

Equiate – The Case for the Family as a Setting and Determinant of Health – November 20 

Measuring the Co-operative Difference Research Network – Ethnocultural Co-operatives: Race, Society, and Co-operative Emergence – November 20 ***NEW***

CHNET-Works! – Canadian Association on Gerontology – Age-Friendly Housing for an Older Population – November 27 ***NEW***

Brandon University – Rural Development Institute – Public Policy Implementation and it’s Implications – November 28 ***NEW***

Green Action Centre – Get Outta Town! Rural and Northern Active Travel After School – December 5 

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Outside Manitoba

Burnaby, BC

Public Health Association of BC and The Pan-American Health Organization – 2013 Fall Conference: Health in all Policies: Taking Intersectoral Action for Equitable & Sustainable Health – November 4 & 5 ***NEW***

Denver, CO

Local Government Commission – New Partners for Smart Growth Conference – February 13-15, 2014 ***NEW***

Halifax, NS

Resilience Research Centre – Researching Resilience Workshop – April 28 – May 2 OR May 5 & 6, 2014 ***NEW***

Montreal, QC

17th Annual Public Health Days – Taking Merging Paths – November 25-27

EcoHealth 2014 – Connections for Health, Ecosystems, and Society – August  11-15, 2014 ***NEW***

Toronto, ON

Watch Your Step – 2014 National Fall Prevention Conference – May 27-28, 2014

Vancouver, BC

International Health Data Linkage Network – International Health Data Linkage Conference – April 28-30, 2014

Victoria, BC

New Economy Action Group – Living the New Economy – November 29-December 5

 

Funding Opportunities

Funding Deadlines Calendar

Aboriginal Funds for Species at Risk Program

Arts Development Project Support Program (ADPS)

Assiniboine Credit Union

Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage

Canada Summer Jobs

Canadian Institute for Health Research, Funding Opportunities Database

Canadian Rural Research Network (list of funding opportunities)

Canadian Tire Jump Start

Canadian Women’s Foundation

Carolyn Sifton Foundation

Celebrate Canada

Communities 4 Families

Designated Heritage Buildings

Earth Day Canada Community Environment Fund

Earth Day Canada, Hometown Heroes Award Program

Ethnocultural Community Support Fund

FCC AgriSpirit Fund

Habitat Stewardship Program for Species at Risk

Heart & Stroke Foundation Manitoba Primary Prevention Challenge 

Heritage Canada Building Communities through Arts & Heritage Local Festivals Grant

Hometown Green Team

Hometown Manitoba

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

KidSport

Lake Winnipeg Foundation – Stewardship, Research and Education Grants Program

Manitoba After School Arts Enrichment Program

Manitoba Camping Association Sunshine Fund

Manitoba Community Arts Council Grants

Manitoba Community Museums Grant Program

Manitoba Community Places Program

Manitoba – Localized Improvement Fund for Tomorrow

Manitoba  Community Services Council

Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism

Manitoba Foundation for Sports Scholarships

Manitoba Heritage Grants Programs

Manitoba Hydro Commercial Custom Measures

Manitoba Hydro Forest Enhancement Program

Manitoba Lotteries Corporation

Manitoba Water Stewardship Fund

Mountain Equipment Coop Community Contributions

National Crime Prevention Centre

Neighbourhoods Alive! Lighthouses

Neighbourhood Renewal Fund

New Horizons for Seniors

ParticipACTION Teen Challenge

Regional – Community Sport Development Grants and Programs

RCMP Foundation

Selkirk & District Community Foundation, Games Legacy Fund

Sport Manitoba

TD Friends of the Environment Foundation

Urban Green Team

Young Canada Works

Youth Take Charge

Winnipeg Arts Council

Homelessness Partnering Strategy – Aboriginal Homelessness Funding Stream

Western Canada Summer Games Legacy Fund

Winnipeg Foundation Community Grants

Winnipeg Foundation Camps & Summer Programming Grants

Winnipeg Foundation EnviroGrants Program

Winnipeg Foundation Literacy for Life Fund

Winnipeg Foundation Nourishing Potential Grants Program

Western Communities Foundation

Women in Sport Encouragement Fund

Women to Watch (Sport Manitoba)

Wonder+ Cares Healthy Active Kids Grant

Resources

Alliance for Useful Evidence – Social Media and Public Policy: What is the Evidence?

BioMed Central – Chronic Disease Prevention Policy in British Columbia and Ontario in Light of Public Health Renewal: A Comparative Policy Analysis 

Chief Medical Officer of Health – The State of Public Health in New Brunswick 2013: Heart Health

Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering – Health Impact Assessments Study 

Health Officers Council of British Columbia – Submission to the British Columbia Liquor Policy Review

Institut National de Santé Publique du Québec – Environmental Health Competency Framework for Public Health in Québec

Ministry of Social Affairs and Health – Health in All Policies: Seizing Opportunities, Implementing Policies

National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health – What Contributes to Successful Public Health Leadership For Health Equity

National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy – Planning Knowledge Sharing in the Context of a Health Impact Assessment

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence – Judging Whether Public Health Interventions Offer Value for Money

Population Health Metrics – Modeling the  Impact of Prevention Policies on Future Diabetes Prevalence in the United States: 2010-2030 

World Health Organization – WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic 2013

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Health and Sustainability Promotion Days – November

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Movember

Falls Prevention Week For Older Adults – November 4-10

World Diabetes Day – November 14

YMCA Peace Week – November 16-23

National Addictions Awareness Week – November 18-24

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women – November 25

 

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