Tuesday, 24 June 2008

Video for Collaboration for Change Forums

Hi all,

For those of you who are interested, a video re: the Collaboration for Change Forum re: homelessness and housing, featuring Senator Kirby, can be viewed online via the link below:

www.gvtv.ca <http://www.gvtv.ca/>

Video of the day forum is also available is you are outside a firewall - Enter ftp://ftp.vancouver.ca <ftp://ftp.vancouver.ca/> into your browser's address bar.
You should be prompted for the following information:
Account name : GVTV-P-ext
Account password : public1
Right click on your file and save to disk to transfer the file to your computer. If it is a video you should be able to view it just by clicking on the file.

Additionally, video of the forum will be airing on television at the following times:

Collaboration for Change - a Civil City forum
Featuring the Honourable Michael Kirby, Chair of the Mental Health Commission of Canada, the recent Collaboration for Change forum brought together stakeholders and members of the public to address the relationship between mental illness, addiction and homelessness to discuss solutions.

Shaw Channel 4:

Tues, June 3 at 10pm
Wed, June 4 at 12:30am
Mon, June 9 at 2:30pm
Tues, June10 at 10pm
Wed, June 11 at 12:30am
Mon, June 17 at 2:30pm

Delta Cable 4: Wednesdays at 5:30 pm & Thursdays at 6 pm
Novus Cable 4: Daily at 8:30 am, 12 pm, 5 pm & 9pm

Fwd: BRIDGES Education and Support Program


(Building Recovery of Individual Dreams and Goals through Education and Support)

Self-Help Course
A place to find acceptance, support and friendship

A course for people recovering from mental illness

Starts Saturday, August 16 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ends Saturday, November 15
We meet once per week for 10 weeks
Location: George Pearson Centre, Classrooms 1 & 2
700 - West 57th, Vancouver

To register, or for more information, please call (604) 682-3269, extension 7856 and specify that you are calling re: the BRIDGES 10 week course.

Funded by
A program of the Vancouver Coastal Health
B.C. Schizophrenia Society Consumer Initiative Fund