Community Information Bulletin

This is a weekly community driven, community based communication mechanism that provides an opportunity for community agencies in Ottawa and Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario to share information and celebrate successes.

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Workshops & Professional Development

Mental Illness Caregivers Association
On December 1st, the Mental Illness Caregivers Association (MICA) and the Caregiver Resource Hub will host a workshop on managing your home as an asset – estate planning options in support of caregivers caring for persons living with mental illnesses and/or developmental disabilities planning for the housing needs for their loved ones when they are no longer able to care for them or when they are gone
• Posted: November 30, 2022
CLEO Connect
On December 8th, CLEO Connect will host a webinar on Gender-based violence: strengthening supports and services for Muslim women and girls.
• Posted: November 30, 2022
Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County / Société de la démence d’Ottawa et du comté de Renfrew
Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County has shared its December Calendar of Live and Virtual Events.
• Posted: November 30, 2022
Community Employment Resource Centre (CERC)
The Community Employment Resource Centre (CERC) is offering various workshops in December regarding employment opportunities. To register and learn more click here.
• Posted: November 30, 2022
Statistics Canada / Statistique Canada
On December 7th, Statistics Canada will host a workshop on 2021 Census Webinar Series: Education, Labour, Language of work, Commuting, and Instruction in the minority official language.
• Posted: November 23, 2022
Centre d’Éducation Financière EBO/ Financial Education Centre EBO
The Financial Education Centre EBO provide budget coaching services to help people face their reality and set financial goals. Financial education can also take place within an organization or school, upon request, through workshops or through the Personal Finance: I’m in charge program in partnership with Desjardins.
• Posted: November 23, 2022
On November 30th, CharityVillage will hold a panel discussion on fundraising trends and technologies.
• Posted: November 23, 2022
Rural Ottawa Youth Mental Health Collective
The Rural Ottawa Youth Mental Health Collective is looking to partner with youth groups/sport teams or community associations to offer free mental health workshops for youth in rural Ottawa. Email or see the flyer for more detail.
• Posted: November 23, 2022
Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation
On November 24th, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation will host Look Good Feel Better for those affected by cancer.
• Posted: November 23, 2022
Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation
On November 29th, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation will host Simmer and Social for those affected by cancer and their caregivers.
• Posted: November 23, 2022
Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation
On December 7th, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation will host Moments of Meditation, a free session for those affected by cancer and their caregivers. Sign up today!
• Posted: November 23, 2022
Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation
On December 7th, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation will host Root in Nature: For Individual With Cancer.
• Posted: November 23, 2022
CNFS – Volet Université d’Ottawa
On December 7th CNFS - Volet Université d'Ottawa will host a free webinar, offered in French only entitled Le poids : on en parle ou pas?
• Posted: November 23, 2022
CLEO Connect
On November 17th, CLEO Connect will host a webinar on Planning for the Future: Preparing a Power of Attorney, Part 2 - Property.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
Ottawa Public Library
On November 24th, the Community Employment Resource Centre will host an Interview Preparation workshop at the Beaverbrook Branch of the Ottawa Public Library.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
Making the Shift Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab
The Making the Shift Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab will host a webinar on Using Data and Evidence to End Homelessness: Drawing Lessons from the United Kingdom.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
CLEO Connect
On November 24th, CLEO Connect will host a webinar on Navigating the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).
• Posted: November 14, 2022
The Counselling Group
On November 30th, the Counselling Group will hold a free event titled Psychedelic Assisted Therapies: Opportunities for Mental Health and Spiritual Care Professionals. It is open to the public and participants are asked to register.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
ABLE2 will host in-person and/or virtual webinar series “The Independence Workshop Series”.  The next editions will be on November 23rd and December 7th.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
Compassionate Ottawa
On November 24th, Compassionate Ottawa will offer a free virtual workshop on grief and bereavement. This workshop is open to the general public and will offer a comprehensive overview on what grief is and will also offer practical tips and tools to help the community better support one another during a grieving process.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario
On November 17th, Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario (EAPO) will host a webinar on Peer to Peer Support: For older adults and those who support them, presented by Jason Balgopal, Assistant Crown Attorney.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
OCYI’s Ottawa Collaborative for Parenting Support
On November 16th, the OCYI's Ottawa Collaborative for Parenting Support, in collaboration with Crossroads Children's Mental Health Centre will host a Practice Change Champions workshop on Working with Challenging Behaviours: Supporting Front-Line Service Providers.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
Ottawa Police Service / Service de police d’Ottawa
On December 8th, the Ottawa Police Service will host its 7th Annual Human Rights Learning Forum (HRLF): A Healing Journey: Understanding the Trauma of Hate and Bias.
• Posted: November 14, 2022
The Door Youth Centre
The Door Youth Centre has shared their November Calendar of Events.
• Posted: November 9, 2022
Family Services Ottawa
Family Services Ottawa offers to host Around the Rainbow, training and education on sexual orientation, gender diversity and gender expression to the private sector, non-profit and government organizations to create inclusive services and workplaces for 2SLGBTQI+ communities.
• Posted: November 9, 2022
Hire immigrants Ottawa
On November 24th, Hire immigrants Ottawa will host its Employer Learning Forum: Two New Laws: The Right to Disconnect and Employee Electronic Monitoring - What Ontario Employers Need to Know.
• Posted: November 9, 2022
Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa / Bureau des services à la jeunesse d’Ottawa
The Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa's Employment Services has shared its November 2022 Events Calendar.
• Posted: November 9, 2022
Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa – Société d’aide à l’enfance Ottawa
On November 21st, the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa will host a workshop on the Duty to Report.
• Posted: November 9, 2022
Connecting Ottawa
On November 17th, Connecting Ottawa and Reach will host an Educational Session on Housing for Front-Line Workers
• Posted: November 9, 2022
CharityVillage has shared its latest CV Connects episode on Does the nonprofit sector need a "Home in Government"?
• Posted: November 9, 2022
Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre
The Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre (PQCHC) is now recruiting for the Internationally Trained Professionals Program for newcomers to Ottawa who have arrived in the last 10 years.
• Posted: November 9, 2022
Inform Ontario
Inform Ontario will host a Fall 2022 Online workshop series. It is a set of 3 online workshops Cyber Security: What Nonprofits need to know to protect their Organizations and  Protecting your workstation/home office from cyber attacks on November 17th, and I&R Day Discussion on November 23rd.
• Posted: November 9, 2022


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The Community Information Bulletin is distributed by Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario (CNEO) in two formats, an email Sendout and an online Community Information Bulletin page.

The E-mail sendout Service reaches over 2,400 individuals working in the non-profit sector in the City of Ottawa and a small number of for-profit organizations that offer free or specialized services.The e-mail sendout is a compilation of the week’s new postings. It is sent out Wednesdays when the bulletin board is updated. The online Community Information Bulletin page is located on our website. It features all the postings of the last month
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Inclusion and exclusion criteria for posting:

Postings must be of local interest and be of community awareness
Postings will be divided according to the following categories:

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  • Employment and Volunteering
  • Workshops and Professional Development
  • Support Groups
  • Health Information
  • General Information

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The requested posting in a PDF (.pdf) or Microsoft Word (.doc) document, or a link towards a web page, formatted to be readable and understandable. Formatting is not provided by CNEO. The approved postings will appear as received
** NOTE : We changed the posting criteria for our Employment and Volunteering section.
Requests to the Employment and Volunteering section must now be provided with a direct link [URL] to your website where this information is posted – ex.: a Careers Page. Simply send your email request with the following information, i.e. Counsellor, Community Information Centre
We no longer accept/post .pdf or .doc under this section as of August 2015
If you are sending a posting request that is not from the organization you work for, please indicate in the body of the email which organization it is from
The document should contain a contact name, title, organization name, telephone number and/or email address
We encourage postings be made available in English and in French but it is not required. Translation is not provided
Information received up to Friday at 12 noon will be distributed and posted on the following Wednesday
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