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HRPA exists to ensure that HR professionals have the tools to act as champions for positive change, leading Ontario’s workplaces into the future.

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24,000

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574

HR designations granted in 2019

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2019 Annual Conference attendees

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Canadian Benefits Certificate Program

          The Key to Attract and Retain Key Talent! Gain a clear understanding of Canadian Group...

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Thousand Islands: Stress Management: A Survival Guide

In this session, attendees gain a clearer understanding of their own physiology in relation to stress and the fight-flight-or-freeze response...

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Quinte and District: The HRPA and You: An Introduction to the Human Resources Professional Association

We invite students and professionals not familiar with the HRPA to join us to hear about an introduction to the...

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Live Webcast: CHRP-KE & CHRL-KE Study Program (Fall 2021) Session 7 - Review - September 21, 2021

Are you writing the CHRP-KE or CHRL-KE soon? If you have been out of school for some time and need...

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London: PD Event - The Elegant Exit

Terminating employment is potentially one of the most difficult and expensive situations to arrive on the desk of any HR professional. However,...

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Peterborough: How Stigma Can Ruin Your Company

This interactive session will focus on how employers can improve their response to the specific challenges raised by workplace mental...

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Hamilton: Employment Law in the Post-lockdown World

As the world begins to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, HR professionals are faced with many questions about how to...

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Halton: Balance, Energy and Engagement: Taking better care of others by first taking care of ourselves

HR Professionals are all about helping others - to the point where they often put everything and everyone else ahead...

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Student Coffee Chat: The Benefits of Mentoring

Event Description: Whether you're graduating or just starting an HR program--developing professional relationships with mentors can be worthwhile.   There are many...

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Barrie and District - Emotional Intelligence - Strategies for Effectively Managing Staff

The National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace implies that if someone holds a position...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program-Full

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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Toronto: Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Blue Print for Executives

Come and join our expert panel to discover tips and pitfalls in the operationalization of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion initiatives....

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Durham: New Member Welcome

Please join the HRPA Durham Chapter for a networking event where you can learn more about what goes on at...

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Live Webcast: CHRP-KE & CHRL-KE Study Program (Fall 2021) Session 8 - Mock Examination - September 23, 2021

Are you writing the CHRP-KE or CHRL-KE soon? If you have been out of school for some time and need...

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York Region: HR Career Pathways - Advice for New HR Professionals

Event Description: The York Region Student Engagement Committee is spotlighting experience from new and experienced HR professionals when they first...

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Quinte and District Networking: Expanding Your Circle of Influence

Did you know that everyone has Circles of Influence that help them negotiate and influence strategy and be more effective...

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Sarnia and District: PD Event - Performance Dialogue: Developing the Art of Collaborative Relationships

Fostering a performance dialogue work culture revolves around collaborative relationship-building. Authentic collaboration, defined as respecting self and others while working...

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Rotman School of Management Program: Onboarding & Coaching for HR Professionals

Build a coaching-oriented, inclusive culture Organizations around the world have struggled to survive the new normal. In partnership with Rotman...

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Peel: Programs | Brain Fitness

Change is constant, and stress is not going to vanish anytime soon. Learn how to help employees to move from...

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Micro-Conference: Beyond the Basics - A Deeper Dive into Workplace Investigations

Workplace investigations are complex, and even seasoned investigators experience challenges conducting them. This is why HRPA has partnered with Bernardi...

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Certificate in Human Resources for Accounting Professionals

This program has been developed in partnership with CPA Ontario. This newly revised program consists of two, online full-day, live,...

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The HR Business Partner Certificate

This program is offered in five online modules (Zoom Platform) over the following dates:    Module 1:   October 6 (9:00 am...

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Rotman School of Management Program: Financial Analysis for HR Professionals

See the bigger picture. Out-perform to stand out. Human resource professionals with strong financial skills out-perform their counterparts. Investing in your...

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Northern ON 10.06.21 Vaccines in the Workplace

This presentation regarding vaccines in the workplace deals with the legal obligations of employers under occupational health and safety legislation...

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Algoma: Avoid the Death By Conference Call and Abolish Zoom Fatigue

Event Description: Why now? The 18 year has led us to shift our professional and personal lives to the virtual...

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Durham: Mental Health First Aid Certificate Program-Full

  HRPA Durham Chapter are pleased to offer this unique training opportunity. Ontario Shores, MHFA will provide Mental Health First Aid...

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London: Resume Building Workshop

London & District Chapter is please to have local recruitment expert Rebecca Gardiner share her knowledge and experience on resume...

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Peel: CDG | How Are We Doing? Staying Resilient During These Unsettled Times

How Are We Doing? Staying Resilient During These Unsettled Times As we move into the "next normal" of the pandemic,...

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Toronto CANCELLED How to Manage Your Stress

For the majority of us, there will be times when we feel overwhelmed by the events of the day, week,...

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Grand Valley - Disrupting Diversity and Inclusion | A Science Based Approach

Despite good intentions and stated commitment, the representation of women and diverse leaders has not progressed as far as we...

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Chatham-Kent: PD Event - Moneyball for People Strategy: Better Teams with Powerful Analytics

Companies and organizations are confronting significant people challenges in the immediate future including: - Finding and retaining best fit employees in a...

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HR Data Analytics and Strategy Program (in partnership with McMaster Continuing Education)

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The Osgoode Certificate in Advanced Human Resources Law for Senior HR Executives

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Project Management Fundamentals for HR Professionals

  HRPA in partnership with PMI Toronto is pleased to deliver this project management course tailored to HR professionals like...

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West Toronto: Building Your Brand as an HR Professional - Part 2 of 2

Event Description: In this webinar series, career and branding expert Ross Macpherson walks participants through two practical webinars covering the...

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Succession Planning: Why Do Organizations Need It

This program is offered via ZOOM Module 1: October 14th, 2020 – 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Module 2: October...

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York: The Future of Work - The Hybrid Workplace

York: The Future of Work - The Hybrid Workplace  Event Description: We’ll explore the trends impacting our workplaces and what...

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Durham: Leadership and the Inclusionary Mindset

The world has been galvanized by events that have surfaced the experiences and impact of systemic racism and exclusion, of...

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Canadian Pensions Certificate Program

Pensions and retirement savings used to be a relatively straightforward area for HR professionals. Not anymore. While still a very...

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London: PD Event - Raising Organizational Resilience

Research has shown that high levels of resilience can deliver valuable work-related outcomes for individuals, helping people recover faster from...

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Peterborough Chapter: Student Introduction to HRPA

We invite students and professionals to join us for an introduction to the Human Resources Professional Association. This event will...

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Windsor-Halton: PD Event - How to do HR Analytics with No New Investments

Over the past few years it's become clear that the key to people analytics is not big data or big technology....

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Sudbury: Social Media Investigations 101 for Professionals and Employers

As HR Professionals you have the opportunity to avoid hiring an applicant that could compromise your organization’s brand, leak sensitive...

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Barrie and District: An Evening Symposium: Legal Lessons from a Global Pandemic an Employment Law Edition

The Barrie and District Annual Symposium has gone virtual for 2021! Please join us for this evening event. David Turner...

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Grey Bruce: Annual Law Update

Event Description: Robert Richler and Mathew Rago will provide an annual law update on any ESA updates as well as...

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West Toronto Mentorship - Building A Blueprint for Success

West Toronto: Mentorship - Building A Blueprint for Success   Review the core foundations needed to build an effective mentoring...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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North Bay: Investigations in the Workplace

Employers have an obligation to conduct a competent workplace investigation under the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Human Rights...

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Northern ON: Coping with Change – Constructive Dismissal Considerations in the Time of COVID-19

COVID-19 has impacted many aspects of our lives, including employment. In this ever-changing world, employers must respond to the terms...

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Sarnia - Thousand Islands: PD Event - Enticing a Culture for Better Mental Health

HR professionals are often challenged to assist their employees with a mental health illness or crisis. This has become a more...

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Guelph and District - Communicating with Confidence, Clarity and Persuasion - Part 2

As HR professionals, we spend a lot of time and effort communicating with those around us. Sometimes those conversations are...

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York: Every Interaction Counts!

Event Description: Customers have greater expectations than ever before. As an HR professional entering the workforce, it is critical to...

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Return to Work: Prioritizing Employee Mental Health in Transitioning Back to the Workplace

More and more organizations as a result of the pandemic are realizing that employee wellbeing is critical to the success...

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HRPA 2021 Annual HR Law Conference

Embracing the Shifting Landscape of HR & Employment Law. To begin your registration, click on the "Register Online" button above.

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London: Social Event - Win It in an Online Minute

Join us for an engaging event that brings together our London & District Chapter members for a fun social event. "Win It in...

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Peterborough: Conflict First Aid: Simple, Powerful Skills that Concretely Help AND Keep You Out of the Middle

Conflict remains a major stressor for the leaders of any virtual and/or brick and mortar workplace, business, or community. The...

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Grand Valley - Networking Essentials for HR Professionals

Effective networking is a fundamental competency that all business professionals need. As HR practitioners, our advice & guidance must be...

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Quinte 23rd Annual Quinte & District, and Peterborough: Employment Law Updates by Hicks Morley

One of the biggest challenges for HR professionals is keeping up-to-date with trends in employment legislation. Now is your chance...

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Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program

This program is created in partnership with: In the wake of rising and persisting social movements like #MeToo, Black Lives...

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Labour Relations Certificate Program

Navigating the complexities of the collective bargaining landscape can be challenging and, for those who have experience working in unionized...

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Ottawa and District: What is Workforce Analytics

HR is flush with data, yet many organizations still struggle to become data driven. In fact, some companies have made...

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Peel: Programs | Social Media Investigations 101

As HR Professionals you have the opportunity to avoid hiring an applicant that could compromise your organization's brand, leak sensitive  information, speak...

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York Region: Leading for Collaboration

Event Description: This workshop is for managers and leaders who need smart, diverse people to collaborate within or across teams...

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Grand Valley - The Era of Character Has Dawned

As we navigate challenging times, a clear requirement has emerged. To deal with constant and significant change organizations must act...

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Halton: Don't sweep it under the Rug: How to Properly Respond to a harassment or bully complaint

Halton: Don't sweep it under the Rug: How to Properly Respond to a harassment or bully complaint Many employers find...

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Payroll Essentials for HR Professionals

This seminar, presented with the cooperation of THE CANADIAN PAYROLL ASSOCIATION, is designed for accounting and human resource professionals who...

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The Accredited Executive Compensation Program

The Accredited Executive Compensation Program effectively equips senior management, executives and board members with information, best practices and strategies for...

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Sarnia and District: PD Event - Talk Less + Say More: Reset How Managers Communicate with Their Staff

What happens to staff who 'get by' with managers who rarely communicate? Over time, high-performing employees can go from thriving to barely...

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Navigating the Employment Standards Act

The Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) is the chief piece of legislation governing your workplace – but it's far from...

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The Osgoode Certificate in Workplace Mental Health Law

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Algoma: Being Present - Managing Anxiety in the Workplace

Event Description: Stress is sometimes the first indicator that leads to missed workdays, poor performance and lower morale. When the...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program-Full

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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York Region: HR for HR - HR Trends

Event Description: Join us for an engaging panel discussion as our York Region Career Discussion Group (CDG) team shares stories,...

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Barrie and District - Learn to Motivate and Inspire Others

Using the DISC Model of Human Behaviour, you will learn about the four different personality styles, as well as identifying...

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Workplace Investigations Training and Certificate Program

Please note: Lawyers in private practice who are not members of HRPA are not eligible to participate in this program....

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HRPA 2021 Fall Conference

Ready, Set, Go:Overcoming Challenges and Moving Forward with Confidence and Resilience HR professionals continue to be at the forefront of...

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Rotman School of Management Program: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for HR Professionals

Develop a sound understanding of what it means to create a safe and sustainable organizational culture As a human resource...

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London - Grey Bruce: PD Event - Bargaining In A Fish Bowl: The Real Cost of Conflict

A fundamental professional and survival skill for HR Professionals is a high degree of competency in general negotiations and dispute resolution in...

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Ottawa and District: Neurodiversity l Harnessing the Gifts of All Human Potential

Our world is calling for new perspectives and approaches to create a more sustainable and humane world. Future innovation requires...

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Quinte and District Relieving Work Related Stress with Humour

Stress is a major cause of most illnesses, and humour is an amazing way to relieve it. Harvard studies show...

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Guelph and District - Recognize, Reward and Engage Your Multi-Generational Workforce

Is the multi-generational workforce the new face of diversity? This session explores the root causes of the differences among the...

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Interviewing for Effective Investigations

Effective investigation interviewing is critical to the success of any investigation. However, it can also be the most difficult and...

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Durham: Daring Leadership

To lead is to be daring. To inspire is to be grounded and confident – in yourself, in your vision...

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Peel: Student Event | Panel Discussion: Making the Transition from Student to Professional

Making the transition from student to professional - A panel discussion featuring a panel of HR Professionals to talk about making...

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Toronto: Robot-Proofing Your Career

This interaction session will demonstrate how HR & business professionals can describe ongoing and recent disruptions to the nature of...

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Windsor: PD Event - Dare to Be Kind: Transform Your Leadership

In her fast-paced interactive virtual presentation, Laurie Flasko shows us how to implement The Kindness Advantage in our lives and organizations...

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Halton: Unintentional Racism: Managing a Diverse Workforce

To help foster a safe, inclusive and productive workplace, it is essential to understand how our decisions are often impacted...

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York Region: Re-integrating into the Workplace

Event Description: The York Region Student Engagement Committee is highlighting initiatives to ensure a smooth transition back into the workplace....

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North Bay: Dancing with Disruption to Challenge Change

In this interactive session Rich will take you on a journey to explore what it means when an organization experiences...

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Northern ON: Absence Management l A New Perspective

Absenteeism is a strategic issue; it is growing, getting more expensive every year, and negatively impacting organizational effectiveness, productivity, profitability...

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Toronto: Emerging Workforce Trends | Compensation and Performance Management

Today's Human Resources professionals are in an era of tremendous disruption in both business and talent arenas. As an HR...

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Chatham-Kent - Peterborough: PD Event - Reaching New Heights: Healthy Team Dynamics and Effective Team Management

This dynamic presentation by Alan Mallory for human resource management professionals, focuses on developing leadership and strengthening teams by reinforcing...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program -Full

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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Halton: Should We Say Something? Managing Hidden Disabilities in the Workplace

Halton: Should We Say Something? Managing Hidden Disabilities in the Workplace Many disabilities are not visible. We've all had times...

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Barrie and District - Is Succession Planning Dead

Succession Planning has held a promise of enhancing the use of internal staffing and reduction of recruitment costs to increase...

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Thousand Islands Chapter: December Game Time Eventology Social

December Networking Event presents a short evening of fun for everyone! Pit your wits against your colleagues and friends in...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certificate Program

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their...

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