December 2017 eNewsletter

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December 2017 – Volume 10, Issue 12
January eNewsletter deadline is December 29.


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

Health in Common News

Happy Holidays from Health in Common


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Learning Opportunities

Around Manitoba
Various Locations & Distance Education
Outside Manitoba

Around Manitoba 


Creative Manitoba – Coach Access Program for Non-Profit Arts and Cultural Organizations: A Guide to Organizational Assessment for Continuous Improvement – Various dates

Mediation Services – Building Respectful Workplaces – December 5

Mediation Services – Communication at Work – December 6

CCEDNET – Marketing and Brand for Non-Profits: Tools and best practices to increase impact – December 7

Klinic – Vicarious Trauma (Trauma Exposure Response) – December 13

Volunteer Manitoba – The 3 Rs of Volunteer Management: Recruit. Retain. Recognize. – January 6 ***NEW***

Mediation Services – Introduction to Conflict Resolution: Dealing With Difficult People – January 9&10 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Roles & Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board – January 10 ***NEW***

Mediation Services – Culture and Conflict – January 16&17 ***NEW***

Klinic – Suicide Loss and Bereavement for Service Providers (1/2 day) – January 17 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Dealing with Difficult Volunteers – January 17 ***NEW***

CES Manitoba & United Way Winnipeg – Visual Planning: Logic Models & Theory of Change – January 18 ***NEW***

CES Manitoba & United Way Winnipeg – Interviews – January 23 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Financial Responsibilities of Non-Profit Boards – January 24 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Basics of Non-Profit Bookkeeping – January 31 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Dealing with Difficult Volunteers – February 3 ***NEW***

Mediation Services – Coaching for Resolution – February 6&7 ***NEW***

CES Manitoba & United Way Winnipeg – Focus Groups – February 7 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Social Media for Non-Profits – February 7 ***NEW***

Sexuality Education Resource Centre – Sexuality and Cultural Diversity for Service Providers – February 13 ***NEW***

Klinic – Love and Violence: Broadening Our Lens of Abuse in Intimate Relationships – February 14 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Writing Persuasive Proposals – February 14 ***NEW***

CES Manitoba & United Way Winnipeg – Surveys and Questionnaires – February 20 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Minute Taking Made Easy – February 21 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Role of the Board Chair – February 21 ***NEW***

Volunteer Manitoba – Executive Director Leadership Training: Session Two – February 28 ***NEW***

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Various Locations & Distance Education

Canadian CED Network – CoopZone Online Training Program – Various dates

Wellness Institute – Get Better Together! – Various dates

NCCHPP – Online Continuing Training Course – A Framework for Analyzing Public Policies

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health – Health Equity Impact Assessment

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Outside Manitoba

Arlington, VA

10th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health: A Decade of Progress and the Path Forward – December 4-6

Banff, AB

Active Living Research Conference 2018 – February 11-14

Vancouver, BC

The Canadian Fair Trade Network – 6th National Fair Trade Conference – March 2-4 ***NEW***

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research – The System Awakens: Building Learning Healthcare Systems in Canada – March 8-9 ***NEW***

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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, Hometown Heroes Award Program

Employment and Social Development Canada – Innovative Solutions to Homelessness (Contribution Projects)

Employment and Social Development Canada –  Innovative Solutions to Homelessness (Microgrants)

FCC AgriSpirit Fund

Habitat Stewardship Program for Species at Risk

Healthy Together Now Downtown

Heart & Stroke Foundation Manitoba Primary Prevention Challenge

Hometown Green Team

Hometown Manitoba

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

KidSport – Deadline December 15, 2017 (Winnipeg region)

Lake Winnipeg Foundation – Stewardship, Research and Education Grants Program

The Lawson Foundation – Active Outdoor Play Grant

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  Community Services Council

Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism

Manitoba Foundation for Sports Scholarship

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! Community Initiatives

Neighbourhoods Alive! Localized Improvement Fund for Tomorrow

Neighbourhoods Alive! 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)


BioMed Central – Ideas, actors and institutions: lessons from South Australian Health in All Policies on what encourages other sectors’ involvement

Canadian Public Health Association – A Public Health Approach to the Legalization, Regulation and Restriction of Access to Cannabis

National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy – Knowledge Sharing and Public Policy Series – Policy Makers’ Advisors, Scientific Knowledge and Knowledge Sharing: Highlights of a Literature Review and Key Lessons

World Health Organization – Policy Options on Mental Health: A WHO-Gulbenkian Mental Health Platform collaboration

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Health and Sustainability Promotion Days – December

World AIDS Day – December 1

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

Human Rights Day – December 10