• Generosity

    Generosity

    Even in these times of uncertainty and restlessness, around various corners you can still find enormous amounts of kindness being given. Working in non-profit, along with volunteering to lend a hand, and even outside of […]

     
  • Acknowledging Volunteers & National Volunteer Week

    It is National Volunteer week April 7th to the 13th of 2019. What does that really mean and how important is it? Well, the week kind of celebrates and brings about the awareness of folks […]

     
  • 6 Tips Toward Harm Reduction

    Here are six harm reduction tips that may be both helpful in practice and fairly easy to remember.  HALT Before you use, ask yourself if you’re Hungry, Angry, Lonely or Tired. Many psychologists and social […]

     
  • Red 4 Change 2018

    This time of year the AIDS Committee of York Region presents the Red for Change campaign, an ongoing crusade to build awareness and fight stigma against HIV. Since 2014 I have been involved in running […]

     
  • The Frontline – Part of the ACYR Team

    After being associated for four years with the AIDS Committee of York Region, Monica carries many touching and inspiring stories regarding client interaction; she is the Manager of Support Services at ACYR. She begins to […]