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The Centre for Health and Safety Innovation (CHSI)

5110 Creekbank Road

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Mississauga, Ontario L4W 0A1

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On November 2, 2017, join the Ontario Workplace Health Coalition for a unique learning experience.

  • Hear from CivicAction – which engages companies and other community stakeholders to collaborate on improving the GTA/Hamilton's social, economic and environmental future. CivicAction will also discuss its strategic priority and MindsMatter initiative around improving the mental health of workers, plus

  • Learn more about the impact of diabetes in the workplace. See the results from motivactionTM, a novel, outcomes-focused approach featuring a 6-month workplace initiative and research pilot study funded by AstraZeneca Canada - comprising 11 Canadian employers - aimed at helping employees understand and better manage their diabetes risk through a comprehensive, risk-based assessment and patient education model.

Our speakers will be:

Linda Weichel-, VP, Initiatives | CivicAction

Linda Lewis-Daly, Managing Director, Lewis-Daly and Associates Workplace Wellness Solutions, & Allan Smofsky, Managing Director, Smofsky Strategic Planning, who comprised part of the core team that conducted the motivactionTM study​

After break we will rotate through:

  • An interactive session to determine how to apply our new knowledge to our workplace health planning.

  • Vendor Fair - back by popular demand

Time to network and collect many more ideas for your workplace health planning.

The OWHC Annual General Meeting (AGM) will follow

CivicAction invites you to take a few minutes to complete the free online MindsMatter assessment at www.mindsmatter.civicaction.ca., and assess how well your workplace supports mental health. You will receive a confidential email with three simple actions to better support your workers’ mental health, with links to examples and other resources.



EVENT DETAILS:

Date: Thursday November 2, 2017

Registration and Coffee: 7:45 am - 8:30 am

Keynote Presentations: 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Roundtable Discussions/Vendor Fair: 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Annual General Meeting follows from 11:30 - 12:30 pm

All in-person registrants will have the opportunity to participate in the vendor fair and rountable discussions.


In person: $25 for OWHC members $45 for non-members

Note: Unable to join us in person? Participate in for the keynote address and AGM via live webinar.

Please register separately for the AGM.

Webinar: $15 for OWHC members $25 for non-members

Please note only OWHC members can vote at the AGM.



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