Articles tagged with: episodic disabilitiies

Upcoming Ottawa Forum on HIV, Rehabilitation and Episodic Illness

published: January, 19, 2017 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Aging, Community Events, Conferences, Events, Revolving Door, Guest Authors, Living with HIV

SAVE THE DATE: Bruce House, Ottawa presents its first forum focusing on HIV and mental health, and HIV and aging in March

Upcoming Ottawa Forum on HIV, Rehabilitation and Episodic Illness

envision.enlighten.engage.energize  Date: March 22-23, 2017 Location: Arts Court, 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6E2 Description: This two-day event will raise awareness, build momentum, and offer opportunities to share knowledge around HIV, rehabilitation and episodic illness. The forum will focus on HIV and mental health, and HIV and aging and features Dr. Kelly O'Brien (University of Toronto) as keynote speaker. Additional presenters include PSAN, HALCO, realize, and more. A recepti

Addicted at work - an insider speaks

published: November, 14, 2016 Written by // Bob Leahy - Publisher Categories // Gay Men, Mental Health, Features and Interviews, Health, Lifestyle, Living with HIV, Population Specific , Bob Leahy - Publisher

Bob Leahy talks in-depth to Eric Cashmore, a person living with HIV who works at a northern Ontario AIDS Service Organization about Eric’s ongoing struggle with his addictions, and about the help he receives from the workplace to deal with them

Addicted at work - an insider speaks

Bob Leahy: Thanks for talking to PositiveLite.com first of all. I really appreciate it. Now tell me why you wanted to talk to me, Eric. Eric Cashmore: This is something I had to consider very carefully Bob. Just a couple of weeks ago I had a talk with my employer where I was being very public within my office, and I realized I had started to cause distress amongst people around me talking so openly about my addiction issues and how I’m handling them and people became very worried with me. S

Survey for people with episodic disabilities

published: March, 02, 2016 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // General Health, Health, Revolving Door, Guest Authors

The Episodic Disabilities Employment Network (EDEN) asks are you a person with an episodic disability? Or do you support people with episodic disabilities?"

 Survey for people with episodic disabilities

Help Improve the EDEN Website! Call for Survey Participants The Episodic Disabilities Employment Network (EDEN) website  represents a unique resource on the web. It provides a place for people living with episodic disabilities to connect with others to discuss overcoming employment challenges. EDEN features numerous resources intended to help address employment issues including videos, articles, fact sheets, Ask HR questions and answers, discussion forums and more. The Canadian Working Group