New Year, New You: Stay Positive, Test Negative Balancing COVID-19 Challenges with Remote Service DeliveryWritten by Ray SabharwalWorking in social or nonprofit services while staying at home can be difficult and raises many questions for those affected, such as how...
The impact of Covid-19 will extend beyond the visible health issues and arrive in your community with an increase in demand at the food bank, domestic violence, increased substance use and a host of other issues. Data and analytics will help communities across Canada better understand the problem and work together to discover the best approach using the resources at hand.
Before the pandemic hit, many workers were already struggling with their mental health. COVID-19 and the resulting changes to employment and the workplace are likely to add to this burden.
Explore the role technology can play in supporting an organization’s pursuit of funding to offset dollars at risk due to COVID, as well as the need to diversify revenue streams in an era of uncertainty.
For students, a sense of security and well-being is now a significant consideration in choosing their post-secondary institution. This awareness of safety is further accentuated for students with disabilities, mental health challenges, or who have been victims of violence.
At a time like this, many of us are experiencing increased stress levels but decreased access to supports, and that can quickly throw us off balance. Check out our tips on how to stay centered!
We spoke with Kate Brett, Executive General Manager of Operations at RASA, about how the organization has been able to manage through the COVID-19 pandemic with the help of new practices, existing systems, and an impressive and agile leadership team.
How CatholicCare Victoria Tasmania (CCVT) transitioned more than 1,000 Penelope users to remote service delivery virtually overnight
As the COVID-19 lockdown continued and people began to feel increasingly isolated, there was a surge in demand for mental health and other social services, and agencies like CCVT had to adapt quickly in order to meet their clients’ growing need for support.
Despite the ongoing uncertainty of the COVID-19 situation, it’s crucial for agencies to start thinking about and planning for the transition back to working on-site and resuming face-to-face appointments.