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Share our voice about appropriate care for Canadian seniors.

The Canadian Medical Association has asked for our support for their campaign for seniors’ care. This is completely in keeping with the work of Canada’s Wellness, Health and Social Service [...]

By | September 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments

The International Labour Organization needs your input about care co-ops.

Please add your thoughts to this interesting research on care co-ops by Lenore Mathew and Satoko Horiuchi, whom I know from her excellent work with the Japanese Consumer Co-op Organization.  [...]

By | September 15th, 2015|General Information|0 Comments

Congratulations to the CACHC on the confirmation of funding for community based health services

CACHC applauds NDP announcement on community health services September 14, 2015 (Vancouver) -- The Canadian Association of Community Health Centres (CACHC) welcomes today's announcement by the federal NDP of its commitment [...]

By | September 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments

3rd International Summit of Co-operatives

The 2nd Summit attracted over 3,000 co-operators from 93 countries! Well-ness, health and social services will again be a focus in Quebec City during Oct 11-13 2015. Contact us for [...]

By | August 17th, 2015|Events, News|0 Comments

HCCFC AGM 2015! Save the date! 

Evening of Dec 6 through Dec 9 2015 Thanks to NorWest, Winnipeg for hosting.  AGM, Site Visits, Learning Exchange. Members and guests equally welcome. Watch for details.

By | August 15th, 2015|Events, News|0 Comments

ILO Survey on Health co-ops

The ILO (International Labour Organization) has posted a survey that would be of interest to all types of wellness, social service and healthcare coops. It ignores the important role of [...]

By | August 9th, 2015|General Information|Comments Off on ILO Survey on Health co-ops

Outstanding urban micro farm from TeamWerks, Thunder Bay.

The GreenWerks case study is now live, and available in html and as a downloadable pdf. Read it here.

By | August 5th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Outstanding urban micro farm from TeamWerks, Thunder Bay.

Congratulations NorWest! An excellent Hans Kai article in the Globe and Mail.

JULIAN UZIELLI The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Jul. 28, 2015 3:13PM EDT Last winter was Maricelle Banay’s first in Winnipeg and she found it difficult to adjust. Back home [...]

By | August 5th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Congratulations NorWest! An excellent Hans Kai article in the Globe and Mail.

International Learning Exchange Oct 6 2014

Our Learning Exchange, Oct 6, Convention Centre, Québec City, will bring together Health Co-op experts from across Canada, the UK, Italy, Brazil, Australia, Argentina, Japan and France.   Each will [...]

By | October 1st, 2014|Events|Comments Off on International Learning Exchange Oct 6 2014

Group Health in Seattle

Yesterday, May 19th, I had the opportunity to visit Group Health in Seattle which was started in 1947 by a few hundred ordinary citizens, people who worked in garages and consumer [...]

By | May 20th, 2014|General Information|Comments Off on Group Health in Seattle
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