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Mental Health Matters – Fight the Stigma

Combating stigma related to mental illness starts with how we use language – something that continuously evolves. In our organizations, we must be aware of any outdated language being used. Everyone can be a champion against stigma when practicing the use of appropriate and respectful language. So, as you communicate with others, be mindful that […]

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Workplace Violence

Violence in the workplace has become an unfortunate reality. Recent events in Saskatchewan have served as reminders that workplace violence can affect all professions and types of workplaces, even hospitality. Does your organization have a Violence Prevention policy in place? Do you or your employees know what to do if faced with a violent confrontation? […]

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It’s a New Year… Are You Prepared?

Knowing what to do in case of an emergency is only possible if a plan is made ahead of time.  Everyone needs to know their specific role for a variety of circumstances, to make sure everyone is safe in an emergency.  In most cases, your organization will have emergency response plans already in place (fire […]

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