Strengthening Inclusion Through Technology (en anglais seulement)

I love the field of volunteer engagement and have the utmost respect for my colleagues who choose to do this work. Personally, I owe much of my personal and professional development to this sector and still, as a woman of colour, I’m compelled to call us out. We have huge gaps within our community. The Lire la suite

La fatigue de la compassion et la satisfaction de la compassion dans un contexte bénévole

Les bénévoles qui œuvrent auprès de la clientèle vulnérable perçoivent leur engagement comme étant important et enrichissant. La compassion qui anime leur travail a un effet transformateur sur les clients et sur les bénévoles eux-mêmes. Cependant, il peut s’avérer exigeant d’œuvrer auprès de personnes qui vivent des situations difficiles.   Dans le contexte actuel des Lire la suite

Why volunteers aged 30+ should consider a mental health peer support role (en anglais seulement)

Looking for a new volunteer role? If you’re over 30, consider joining millions of your peers Canada-wide in delivering essential, community-based mental health peer support services. While Canada is making great strides in offering more and better provisions for youth mental health services, it is important to note that mental health issues do not simply Lire la suite