Community News


04 Jul RNAO Action Alert: Supervised Injection Services save lives!

Now is the time to tell political leaders to heed public-health evidence that supervised injection services (SIS) save lives. Nurses know the evidence shows SIS reduces overdose deaths decreases unsafe injection practices that can cause infection increases access to detox and addiction services What can YOU do? Sign the RNAO Action...

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11 Mar Sponsorship Opportunity for CHNIG Members to Attend AGMs

CHNIG Sponsorship Opportunity for RN and Student Members to Attend 2013 RNAO and CHNIG AGMs Are you enthusiastic about community health nursing?  Would you like to meet nurses and nursing students from across Ontario that have an interest in community health nursing? The Community Health Nurses Initiatives’...

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22 Feb Public Health Agency of Canada Online Skills Enhancement – Spring 2013

Public health is an information-intensive field that encompasses many disciplines. Like other health-related fields, public health knowledge and practices continually evolve. Continuing professional development is needed to help you maintain high levels of skills and knowledge. One high quality resource for professional development is PHAC’s Skills Online Program. This award-winning...

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10 Feb CHNC’s Call to Action to support Bill C-400

Community Health Nurses from across Canada – this is a call to action to participate in political and public engagement strategies to support Bill C-400. Join this multi-partner, non-partisan movement to take a stand on the issues of housing and poverty in Canada. Time is...

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07 Feb Job Opportunity – Knowledge Broker with NCCMT (2 positions)

The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools provides capacity development opportunities to public health professionals across Canada through online learning, webinars and workshops. This position is responsible for working with public health professionals to develop workshop content, online learning module content, webinar development and...

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14 Jan Supporting Double Duty Caregivers: A Policy Brief

Supporting double duty caregivers (health care providers who are also family caregivers) must be a top priority to ensure a skilled and healthy workforce and a viable stable economy. It is important that workplace supports are developed and refi ned to assist double duty caregivers...

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09 Jan RNFOO Awards – Deadline: January 21st 2013

Increase in funding for 2013 CHNIG Education and Research Awards CHNIG is pleased to be able to announce an increase in the amount of funding we provide to support the educational and research endeavors of our members. This year we are offering: Two Educational Scholarships valued at...

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