Proactive peer support: Protecting and promoting the wellbeing of first responders

person looking at a laptop screen with headphonesThe Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) is hosting a series of free workplace webinars.

During this webinar presentation, York Region Paramedic Services will highlight key features of York Region’s Paramedic Peer Support Team including the use of a dedicated peer support vehicle.

Specifically, participants will learn about why organizations should consider implementing a peer support program as a proactive way of supporting employees that may be struggling.  Don’t miss this opportunity to hear about practical on the ground experiences in implementing a peer support program, including:

  • key benefits;
  • success factors and challenges; and
  • tips for other organizations looking at implementing a similar model. 

Register here.

Proactive Peer Support: Protecting and promoting the wellbeing of first responders (English only)

Date: Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
Time: 12:00 (noon) - 1:00 p.m. ET
Guest speaker: John Anderson, ACP, Superintendent, York Region Paramedic Services

For more information:
Please visit the MHCC website or join the conversation on Twitter
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For more information contact: MHCC Webinars webinar [at] mentalhealthcommission [dot] ca

You can also find out about previous webinar videos and PowerPoint presentations.

Workplace webinars are for business owners, organization leadership, occupational health and safety managers, human resource professionals, managers, employees, and others.

This free webinar will be in English and a recording will be available on MHCC's website in May 2018. The PowerPoint presentation will be available in both English and French.

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