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Go pink!

Annual Pink Shirt Day raises awareness of bullying in workplaces, schools, homes, and online. Join Cochrane Family & Community Support Services (FCSS) on February 26, 2020 to practice kindness and wear pink to symbolize that you do not tolerate bullying.

 

Early Childhood Expo

Come learn about your child's development through playful activities and connect with people who serve our early years community. The Expo includes fun family friendly activities, information booths, resources, giveaways and more!  It's free for families with children 0-5 years.

Mon, Feb 17 (Family Day), 9:30am-1:30pm
Spray Lake Family Sports Centre
Email for more info on the Expo

Cochrane Job Fair

Cochrane’s annual Job Fair — now in its 10th year — brings 200 to 300 job seekers together in one place so employers can find people who want to contribute to their success.
 
This year, the event takes place Sat, Feb 22 from 10am to 2pm at the Lion’s Event Centre.
 
Find out more or register to participate on cochrane.ca/JobFair.
 
More Info/Register here!

Housing Needs Assessment

The Town of Cochrane, through FCSS is conducting a Housing Needs Assessment. Community Engagement will occur over the next 2 – 3 months. Engagement activities will include: focus groups, key person interviews, on line surveys, and possibly collecting information via iPad at community events. We are seeking help from agencies to :
  • participate in the survey;
  • connect the Survey Team with individuals with lived experience;
  • support clients to complete the survey on line (act as a data collection location);
  • share the survey link with community residents and organizations who may be interested in participating and;
  • advise the Survey Team of community events where we might be able to collect data from participants via iPad.
Anyone interested can contact Corinne Burns at 403-851-2261 or at corinne.burns@cochrane.ca.
Fill out the housing survey here!

Upcoming Programs: 

Check out our upcoming programs:
  • Healthy Habits - Feb 12-Apr 29 (In person (6-7:30pm) or Online (3-4:30pm) Options, see details online can register for one or all) 
  • Workplace Community Helpers - Part 1 & 2, Feb 19-20, 9am-4:30pm (see online for details - may only need to take Part 2 if you've already completed the Community Helpers Training)
  • Basic Resume & Interview Skills - Feb 20, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Trico Charitable Foundation - Mar 11, 6-8pm
  • Thrive - A Community Leadership Initiative of Momentum Calgary - Mar 12, 6-8pm
Register and get the details here!
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