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Open House and Retirement Celebration

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Join us for an Open House & Retirement Celebration!

DWBP wants to give the community the opportunity to celebrate Patti Dobie’s retirement after 25 years of service.

We also invite you to come and meet the current WBP staff.

Refreshment & cake provided.

When: Wednesday, Sept 26
Time: 4 pm to 7 pm
Where: #300 (3rd floor) at 4211 Kingsway in Burnaby (inside Burnaby Centre)

4-7: Open House and office tours
5-6: Speeches and cake

RSVP to: Kristen Pranzl

Email:  Kristen
Voice: 604-456-0900
Text: 778-987-4174
TTY: 604-456-0901
FAX: 604-456-0904

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Sexuality and ASL with Bethany Gehman

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Text version of the flyer:

Deaf Well-Being Program

Sexuality and ASL with Bethany Gehman

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
5:30 to 8:00 pm

300-4211 Kingsway
Burnaby, BC V5H 1Z6

Contact us to register your spot! Space is limited.

Can’t attend in person? The workshop will be livestreamed! Please contact us to get the access link.

This workshop will provide comfortable environment where people can learn through discussions and hands on interactive games. We will discuss the differences between sexuality, sex, and gender, and the different identities people can inhabit that may or may not fall into the socially constructed ‘binary’ of male/female, gay/straight. It teaches the different pronouns people may use and how to ask about and respect those pronouns. You’ve got questions, Bethany, a Deaf certified sexuality educator have answers! This workshop is your chance to meet with Bethany and learn more about sexuality.

Contact Information:

Email
TTY: 604-456-0901
Text: 778-987-4174
Fax: 604-456-0904

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Your Grief Journey – Victoria

When: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Where: IDHHC Meeting Room
#130-1555 McKenzie Ave
Victoria BC  V8N 1A4

Time: 6:00 to 8:30 pm

The workshop covers:

Limited to 10 people.

ASL Presentation. Please contact IDHHC to request interpreter for
spoken English or a Deaf Interpreter.

Tiffany is a clinical counsellor who works at WBP. She is a certified grief counsellor.

Need more information/register:
Email: WellBeing.Staff@vch.ca
Facetime/Text: 778-987-4174

Cranbrook Drop-In Coffee Group – July Social

Social event for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

When: Saturday, July 21st
Time: 1 pm to 3 pm
Where: Tim Horton’s at 1875 Cranbrook Street North

Come to meet with other Deaf and Hard of Hearing people who live in Cranbrook. Chat and socialize together.
The WBP Peer Support Worker Noella Roberts will be there at the coffee group to meet with everyone.

Do you live close to Cranbrook and need a ride to the Coffee Group?
Please email Kristen to discuss.

Need More Information or Save your Spot?
Email
Text: 778-987-4174
TTY: 604-456-0901
Toll-free TTY: 1-800-949-1155

Cranbrook Drop-In Coffee Group – social

Social event for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

When: Saturday, June 16th
Time: 2 pm to 4 pm
Where: Tim Horton’s at 1875 Cranbrook Street North

Come to meet with other Deaf and Hard of Hearing people who live in Cranbrook. Chat and socialize together.

The WBP Peer Support Worker Noella Roberts will be there at the coffee group to meet with everyone.

Do you live close to Cranbrook and want to attend the coffee group?
Please email Kristen to discuss.

Need More Information or Save your Spot?
Email
Text: 778-987-4174
TTY: 604-456-0901
Toll-free TTY: 1-800-949-1155

The Daring Way

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8-week Course in ASL

When: Wednesday Evenings from 5pm to 7pm – Starting on January 24th, 2018

Where: Well Being Program at 4211 Kingsway, Suite #300 in Burnaby

Experience a deeper self-awareness, richer relationships, and living with greater authenticity with like-minded people. We will examine the thoughts, emotions, and behaviors that are holding you back and we identify the new choices and practices that will move you toward more authentic and wholehearted living. Move beyond perfectionism to self-compassion and discover how vulnerability, empathy, courage, and gratitude are connected. We develop skills to be resilient in life’s daily storms and step into the freedom of knowing we are enough.

Limit: 8 Participants. Includes your personalized manual, your Daring Way™ workbook experential exercises, coffee, and light snacks.

If you are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, you may qualify for free participation of this workshop (usual registration fee is $500 per person).

Please email WBP Program Coordinator, Kristen,for more information or to register.

More information about the course itself:

 

The Daring Way

Daring Way Flyer

8-week Course in ASL

When: Wednesday Evenings from 5pm to 7pm – Starting on January 24th, 2018

Where: Well Being Program at 4211 Kingsway, Suite #300 in Burnaby

Experience a deeper self-awareness, richer relationships, and living with greater authenticity with like-minded people. We will examine the thoughts, emotions, and behaviors that are holding you back and we identify the new choices and practices that will move you toward more authentic and wholehearted living. Move beyond perfectionism to self-compassion and discover how vulnerability, empathy, courage, and gratitude are connected. We develop skills to be resilient in life’s daily storms and step into the freedom of knowing we are enough.

Limit: 8 Participants. Includes your personalized manual, your Daring Way™ workbook experential exercises, coffee, and light snacks.

If you are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, you may qualify for free participation of this workshop (usual registration fee is $500 per person).

Please email WBP Program Coordinator, Kristen,for more information or to register.

More information about the course itself:

 

The Daring Way

Daring Way Flyer

8-week Course in ASL

When: Wednesday Evenings from 5pm to 7pm – Starting on January 24th, 2018

Where: Well Being Program at 4211 Kingsway, Suite #300 in Burnaby

Experience a deeper self-awareness, richer relationships, and living with greater authenticity with like-minded people. We will examine the thoughts, emotions, and behaviors that are holding you back and we identify the new choices and practices that will move you toward more authentic and wholehearted living. Move beyond perfectionism to self-compassion and discover how vulnerability, empathy, courage, and gratitude are connected. We develop skills to be resilient in life’s daily storms and step into the freedom of knowing we are enough.

Limit: 8 Participants. Includes your personalized manual, your Daring Way™ workbook experential exercises, coffee, and light snacks.

If you are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, you may qualify for free participation of this workshop (usual registration fee is $500 per person).

Please email WBP Program Coordinator, Kristen,for more information or to register.

More information about the course itself:

 

The Daring Way

Daring Way Flyer

8-week Course in ASL

When: Wednesday Evenings from 5pm to 7pm – Starting on January 24th, 2018

Where: Well Being Program at 4211 Kingsway, Suite #300 in Burnaby

Experience a deeper self-awareness, richer relationships, and living with greater authenticity with like-minded people. We will examine the thoughts, emotions, and behaviors that are holding you back and we identify the new choices and practices that will move you toward more authentic and wholehearted living. Move beyond perfectionism to self-compassion and discover how vulnerability, empathy, courage, and gratitude are connected. We develop skills to be resilient in life’s daily storms and step into the freedom of knowing we are enough.

Limit: 8 Participants. Includes your personalized manual, your Daring Way™ workbook experential exercises, coffee, and light snacks.

If you are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, you may qualify for free participation of this workshop (usual registration fee is $500 per person).

Please email WBP Program Coordinator, Kristen,for more information or to register.

More information about the course itself:

 

The Daring Way at Victoria

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2-Day Immersion in ASL

When: February 17th & 18th from 9 am to 4 pm

Where: Yakimovich Wellness Centre at 1454 Hillside Ave, Victoria BC

Experience a deeper self-awareness, richer relationships, and living with greater authenticity with like-minded people. We will examine the thoughts, emotions, and behaviors that are holding you back and we identify the new choices and practices that will move you toward more authentic and wholehearted living. Move beyond perfectionism to self-compassion and discover how vulnerability, empathy, courage, and gratitude are connected. We develop skills to be resilient in life’s daily storms and step into the freedom of knowing we are enough.

Limit: 8 Participants. Includes your personalized manual, your Daring Way™ workbook experential exercises, coffee, and light snacks.

If you are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, you may qualify for free participation of this workshop (usual registration fee is $500 per person).

Please email WBP Program Coordinator, Kristen,for more information or to register.

More information about the course itself: