Run through the Vines for PLAN Okanagan!

PLAN Okanagan’s WFG Run Through The Vines is an annual fundraising event  to raise awareness in the community for the important work of PLAN Okanagan and provide an opportunity for families to meet other families while having some fun and fitness.  The race distance is 2 km or 4 km.
The funds generated by this run will help to support persons with diverse-abilities and their families by building and supporting social networks for individuals with diverse-abilities; including training those who facilitate these networks, and the supporting future planning education. See the poster below for the details!

Fire!

Hey everone:

Check this out – we were lucky to have the Kelowna Fire Department come and teach a group of us to use fire extinguishers…. above is a pic of the folks who came out to learn how to use a fire extinguisher properly.

Amit

Grand Forks: May 23 Fire Extinguisher Training

Community Connections Support Services has partnered with the Grand Forks Fire Department to offer an upcoming Fire Extinguisher Training

Event Date: Thursday May 23, 2019

Location: Grand Forks Fire Department – 7214 2nd St. Grand Forks BC

Time: 10:30 AM to noon

There will be a fire safety and fire prevention component, followed by a practical hands-on training in the use of fire extinguishers.

We encourage you and the individuals you support to participate and learn new skills or refresh old ones.

Please contact Sue Clark to register those that will attend by May 17, 2019, please check out the poster below.

Castlegar: May 16 Fire Extinguisher Training

Community Connections Support Services has partnered with the Castlegar Fire Department to offer an upcoming Fire Extinguisher Training

Event Date: Thursday May 16, 2019

Location: Castlegar Fire Department – 2161 6th Ave Castlegar BC

Time: 10:30 AM the training takes 1.5 to 2 hours to complete

There will be a fire safety and fire prevention video component, followed by a practical hands-on training in the use of fire extinguishers.

We encourage you and the individuals you support to participate and learn new skills or refresh old ones.

Please contact Sue Clark to register those that will attend by May 10, 2019.

Castlegar: Mental Health First Aid Training May 2019

BECOME A
MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AIDER
If you’ve taken a physical frst aid course; you’ve learned
the skills needed to help someone experiencing a sudden
illness or injury.
People can also have mental health crisis, and it is
important that more Canadians know how to provide
help in these situations too.

Date/ Time: May 29th and May 30th from 9-4pm

Location: Library at the Kinnaird Park Community Church
1250-26th Street
Castlegar, BC