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Students present bookbags at Yorkton Family Resource Centre

April 8th, 2015 A group of students from Parkland College presented a dozen bookbags to Yorkton Family Resource Centre on Wednesday. Each bag contains a book, a toy, and a craft. Parents can borrow the bookbags from the Resource Centre to play and learn with their children. The project originated as an assignment in the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015564 Views

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Province Commits $263.3 Million for Social Services CBOS

April 8, 2015 The Ministry of Social Services today announced $263.3 million in funding in the 2015-16 Budget for community-based organizations (CBOs) that assist persons with disabilities, vulnerable men, women and children, people struggling with homelessness and other Saskatchewan people in need.  Events will be held in many communities across Saskatchewan throughout the month of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015602 Views

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Government Invests in Supports for Vulnerable Families through KidsFirst

April 8, 2015 The Government of Saskatchewan is ensuring a better life for children and families by continuing to fund KidsFirst programs across the province.  For 2015-16, the government will provide $14.76 million to nine KidsFirst programs across the province through the ministries of Education and Health. “KidsFirst is an important part of our government’s […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015474 Views

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Special Report – Raising a daughter in a world of the missing and murdered – CBC

Apr 08, 2015 Single mom Brandy Maxie knows her children face risks because of their race Everything Brandy Maxie does now is to save her children from the rough adolescence she had. “I was victimized in ways I wouldn’t wish upon my daughter, I wouldn’t wish upon anybody else,” she said. Maxie was 15 when […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015289 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Responds to Eyford Report on Comprehensive Land Claims Policy Reform

      Assembly of First Nations National Chief Responds to Eyford Report on Comprehensive Land Claims Policy Reform April 8, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today  responded to the report by Ministerial Special Representative Douglas Eyford, “A New Direction: Advancing Aboriginal and Treaty Rights”.  The report, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 20151016 Views

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Water Security Agency Launches 2015 Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program

April 8, 2015 Private Wells for Consumptive Purposes Now Covered Saskatchewan residents will again be able receive assistance for emergency flood mitigation measures in 2015.  The 2015 Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program (EFDRP) is now available to communities, rural municipalities, businesses, non-profit organizations, individual farm and country residences and cottages facing imminent flooding. New this […]

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The Daily Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Infographic: The faces of volunteers in Canada, 2013 Legal aid in Canada, 2013/2014 NT3

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Media Advisory – 2015 DAREarts Leadership Awards

Who: DAREarts www.darearts.com What: 13th Annual DAREarts Leadership Awards Where: Allstream Centre, Princes’ Boulevard, (CNE gate, south side. Parking entrance on the North Side) When: Thursday, April 16, 2015 Schedule of Events and Photo Opportunities: 5:00 p.m. Media interviews with all award recipients – Jeanne Beker, Waneek Horn-Miller and five Leadership Award recipients 5:30 p.m. […]

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Media Advisory – 2015 DAREarts Leadership Awards

Who: DAREarts www.darearts.com What: 13th Annual DAREarts Leadership Awards Where: Allstream Centre, Princes’ Boulevard, (CNE gate, south side. Parking entrance on the North Side) When: Thursday, April 16, 2015 Schedule of Events and Photo Opportunities: 5:00 p.m. Media interviews with all award recipients – Jeanne Beker, Waneek Horn-Miller and five Leadership Award recipients 5:30 p.m. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015668 Views

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Play held at KPU educates on violence in relationships

April 7, 2015 Surrey, B.C. – The Network to Eliminate Violence in Relationships (NEVR) hosted the symposium “It’s Your Call” at Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s (KPU) Surrey campus last week. The event included a play which provided information on the steps that occur from the time a woman calls 9-1-1, up to deposition and probation. It […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015773 Views

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