Human Trafficking Awareness Day Press release – Hamilton (Ontario), February 23 2023 Human Trafficking Awareness Day is a national event to raise awareness of the issue of human trafficking and to promote action to prevent and combat it. According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, human trafficking involves the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of […] Catalyst to change Press release – Welland (Ontario), February 2nd 2023 The Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton/Niagara joins the rest of Canada, the United States and more recently Ireland and the United Kingdom, in celebrating Black History Month. In partnership with the Centre Francophone Hamilton and so throughout the month, we will hold numerous activities culminating in the […] Let’s create positive change – Bell Let’s Talk Day 2023 Press release – Welland (Ontario), January 25th 2023 Today, January 25, on Bell Let’s Talk Day, the CSCHN family joins the conversation and commits to taking meaningful action to create positive change. Since 2011, people here and around the globe have been participating in the world’s largest conversation about mental health on Bell Let’s Talk […] We wish you a happy holiday season! Happy Holidays from all of us! We hope your days are filled with joy, laughter and health during this festive season and throughout the New Year. Here you will find the 5th annual holiday video. We hope you enjoy watching it as much as we enjoyed creating it! Be safe, make good choices and most of […] 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based; the CSCHN takes action! Press Release – Welland, Ontario, November 25 2022 Today, International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, kicks off 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence. Around the world, women are still victims of violence because they are women. Gender-based or sex-based violence is an act of violence because of a person’s gender, gender […] Dress Purple Day On Dress Purple Day, we want to remind families that help is available, that there are resources and services to help them, and that no one is alone. Today, October 27, the CSCHN family is wearing purple to support and say that we are a place where families can turn for help. Learn more about […] Together in the spirit of reconciliation and hope for the generations to come Press release – Welland (Ontario), September 28th 2022 We would like to acknowledge that the lands on which we are gathered are part of the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe traditional territory, many of whom continue to live and work here today. This territory is covered by the Upper Canada Treaties, is part of the lands protected […] National Indigenous Peoples Day – June 21st Press release – Welland (Ontario), June 21st 2022 We would like to begin by acknowledging that the lands on which we are gathered are part of the Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe traditional territory. This territory is covered by the Upper Canada Treaties, is part of the lands protected by the Wampum Belt Agreement called Dish With […] Pride Month – Finding your voice by being yourself Press release – Welland (Ontario), June 1st 2022 Finding your voice is about having the confidence to know you matter so you can use your voice. – Cammi Granato An estimated 900 000 people living in Canada are members of the LGBTQ2s+ community and face significant challenges on a daily basis. In fact, youth members […] International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia Love must win Press release – Welland (Ontario), May 16th 2022 This world would be a whole lot better if we just made an effort to be less horrible to one another. – Elliot Page   Tomorrow, May 17th, we will be marking International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. To show our commitment to the well-being […]