PiL Spring Session Week 1 – VON Hamilton

For our first week we welcomed Nicole Dowson of the VON Hamilton, who gave a very comprehensive list of the many wonderful and caring services offered by this organization.Their title maybe, Victorian Order of Nurses, but the services they offer go way beyond nursing care, looking at the after care of many people during their … Read morePiL Spring Session Week 1 – VON Hamilton

Fall Session #2 – The LOST Organization

Nicole, on behalf of, LOST Organization, Living Outside of Suffering and Trauma, gave the group information on the services offered by them which includes community support for those individuals who want to improve their mental health. They offer a sixteen week guided programme for the maintenance of mental health, mindfulness training, counselling and coping mechanism. … Read moreFall Session #2 – The LOST Organization

Fall Session #1 – A New Meeting Place

We met at our new location, (tea and coffee provided). It is a good location and a nice size room. After a brief introduction to the history of Partners in Learning we discussed several topics which had been suggested in response to an email which had been sent out. The suggestions were: The LOST organization … Read moreFall Session #1 – A New Meeting Place

April Spring Session #4 – The House Purger

This week, the last in this session, was another valuable sharing of information, this time from Lynda Hykin, The House Purger. Linda shared information on her interest in helping people who face, not only the physical challenge in de-cluttering, but also the emotional challenge that may accompany making such a decision and carrying it out. … Read moreApril Spring Session #4 – The House Purger

April Spring Session #3 – Crown Point Garden Club

Thank you to our extremely knowledgable speaker today, Bev, from the Crown Point Garden Club. Bev is a Master gardener who is happy to share her passion with others. She, and the garden club members, have a keen interest in beautifying the neighbourhood and will be happy to advise neighbours who request their assistance. She … Read moreApril Spring Session #3 – Crown Point Garden Club