If you find that you are stuck and have many barriers standing in your way, if you feel hopeless and in need of next steps to get out of your current situation. This free 12 week program is informal and interactive. Conversations take place in a confidential, relaxed environment, described as a “kitchen table” like approach.
The program starts with looking at “Picturing Your Life Now” to help you see where you are and look at the direction where you want to go.
Examples of some of things we discuss in the workshop are:
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The Bridges out of Poverty workshop is offered to anyone interested in learning more about the social and economic impact that poverty has on individuals and our community. It allows those in Middle Class and Wealth to have a different lens perspective of what Poverty/instability actually looks like and gives tools to help change system barriers within the community.
In this full day workshop we look at....
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"When I started this workshop I didn't know what to expect. Now I feel confident in my life and have hope for my future. I gained so much confidence that now I'm working full time in a job i love, I learned so much about our community and made friends for life by taking this workshop"
-Make Your Way Participant
“Overall, I absolutely loved this training, it was the most open and honest poverty based training I have ever been to. This was incredible, thank you so very much” -Bridges Participant
“I am very impressed with the quality of the workshop. I was challenged to think about hidden rules within all social constructs and how that affects my work with participants as well as in my personal life.” -Bridges Participant
Provides local information about COVID-19 for all Haliburton County residents, including what to do if you are feeling unwell, supports available in the community, a wide range of mental health supports, and ways you can help.
For Haliburton County, Food Access information can be found on this website https://www.haliburtoncares.ca/ under “Access to Food”.
Food cards are available through the Bobcaygeon & Area COVID-19 Relief Fund. Contact: Kathleen at email@example.com call Margaret: 705-879-2719.
For CKL access to food information during COVID-19 please see Food Access during COVID 19 Apr 21 2020 below.