Sexuality & You

Pregnancy and Family Support Services is accepting participants for our upcoming Sexuality & You program starting on Friday October 28th. The program focuses on holistic information regarding sexual health. 

This 5-week program runs from 11:00am-2:30pm on the following dates:

  • October 28th
  • November 4th, 18th, 25th
  • December 2nd

All sessions will be held at the Family Resource Centre, 555 Spence St. 

Call Mina at the Family Resource Centre for more information: 204.775.9934.

Errol Black Chair in Labour Issues Fundraising brunch

The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives Manitoba and Errol Black Chair in Labour Issues Fundraising brunch is proud to honour Ellen Olfert, founder of SAFE Workers of Tomorrow at our brunch this year. SAFE Workers of Tomorrow is a program that does education in schools and with workers on workplace safety. 

We're pleased Larry Brown, President of the National Union of Public and Government Employees (NUPGE) will speak on "Rising Inequality in Canada: Labour's Response"


Sunday Nov 6th

Fort Garry Hotel
Tickets $100.00

Check out the facebook event below:

Tickets can be purchased online:

 Or by calling 204-927-3200. 

Town Hall for Environmental Law

How Would You Protect our Environment? 

Our parks, lakes, wildlife and communities.
Your Voice Matters Now.

A Town Hall for Environmental Law

November 9, 2016
6:30 to 8:30 pm

Canada’s environmental laws are up for review. These laws determine how pipelines, hydro dams, mines and drainage get approved. The stakes have never been higher to get this right. Everyone is welcome at this free event. Join us.

Anna Johnston, West Coast Environmental Law
Patricia Fitzpatrick, University of Winnipeg Geography Department
(one additional speaker)

Moderated by Terry MacLeod, Host / Producer of CBC Radio Winnipeg’s Weekedn Morning Show

For more information email or phone (204) 942 9292

Eckhardt Gramatté Hall, 3rd Floor, Centennial Hall, 515 Portage Avenue, University of Winnipeg

Visit for more information about the current review of Canada's environmental assessment processes. 

Visit for more information about the Expert Panel that has been appointed by the federal Minister of the Environment and Climate Change. The Expert Panel will be in Winnipeg on November 16 & 17.

Winnipeg’s National Housing Day Event!

Join us for housing research presentations from two local housing advocates and more!

11am - 12 pm

Downtown Commons 320 Colony St

Next Up's 10th Anniversary & Fundraiser

Next Up has reached a very important milestone: it has been 10 years since the program started in 2006 in Vancouver and we want to celebrate with you. Next Up wouldn't be here without your unwavering support, and we want the program to continue for another 10 years.


Please mark your calendars for Next Up's 10th Anniversary & Fundraiser on Friday, November 18. Here are the details:


WHEN: November 18th from 7pm - 8:30pm

WHERE: Magnus Eliason Rec Centre (430 Langside Street, Winnipeg)

RSVP: Tickets are $10, please RSVP here and spread the word! 


Next Up celebrates bold and committed leadership that takes on the biggest social issues out there.  Come meet leaders like yourself, inspiring mentors, passionate and proactive Next Up alumni and the cohort that's 'next up' to take on this program. We are also launching Project: Change, the summer edition of Our Schools/Our Selves, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternative’s quarterly journal on education that's devoted to Next Up's stories. 


The event will have a silent auction and you can buy raffle tickets or enter into a 50/50 draw to try your luck! Win or lose, there will be tons of bake sale goodies and sugary snacks to treat yourself! Vegan options are available as well!

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